Alfhild Bight (2) - Beach in Strathgordon Derwent Valley TAS - SLS Beachsafe

Alfhild Bight (2) TAS

Beach T 681 lies 100 m to the northeast and is a more irregular sand and cobble beach disrupted by rocks and reefs that extend into the bay with higher waves breaking over the reefs and a quieter tidal pool between the reefs and beach. It faces northwest towards the... Read more

Beach T 681 lies 100 m to the northeast and is a more irregular sand and cobble beach disrupted by rocks and reefs that extend into the bay with higher waves breaking over the reefs and a quieter tidal pool between the reefs and beach. It faces northwest towards the bay entrance with low waves at the shore.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Strathgordon, TAS 7139

Length:
0.15km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
5/10 (Moderately hazardous)

Beach Key:
 tas0681

Nearby beaches

Weather

Sunday 19, Feb 10:43 pm

Day 16°    Night 7°
11.1°C
Possible shower

Water Temperature  15°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northerly 10 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots near Maatsuyker Island early in the morning, becoming variable about 10 knots late morning then southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm and hail.

Tide

5 am
0.61m
11 am
0.28m
6 pm
0.66m
10 pm
0.55m

UV

Index: 11 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 5:20 pm


Radar

256 km

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Weather

Monday 20, Feb

Day 18°    Night 6°
Shower or two

Swell


Wind


Wind: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Tide

2 am
0.64m
11 am
0.28m
7 pm
0.67m
10 pm
0.56m

UV

Index: 8 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 5:10 pm


Weather

Sun 19, Feb to Sun 26, Feb


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tide


UV

Sun 19th 8 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 5:00 pm
Mon 20th 8 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 5:10 pm
Tue 21st 10 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 5:30 pm
Wed 22nd 11 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 5:20 pm

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

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