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Porridge ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.4
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.2
Crowds: 4.2

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Still cross-shore at Porridge (strong winds from the W at Invercargill 47 km from Porridge). 6.8m 12 s period wind swell from WSW is too big
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47 km away, 3 h 27 min ago

Strong
50 km/h
W
11.4
15.6
Air / Water (°C)
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Porridge Surf Forecast / Southland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Sunday 20 Jan 2019 NZDT

Porridge surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Porridge sea temperature is 15.6 °C (Statistics for 20 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 13.0 max: 14.7 min: 11.6 °C)

SatSunday 20Monday 21Tue
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
5.5
W
5.5
W
5.5
WSW
5
WSW
5
W
4.5
W
4.5
W
4.5
W
4.5
W
4.5
W
4.5
W
5
W
5
WSW
5
WSW
4.5
WSW
4.5
WSW
4
WSW
4
W
Period(s) (?)111212121212111111111111111212131313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)642480108692841070165604565250134743437545945742656265716508613251465430
Wind
(km/h)
50
W
50
W
50
W
45
W
40
W
40
WNW
40
W
40
W
40
W
40
W
40
W
45
W
45
W
45
W
40
W
40
W
30
WNW
30
WNW
Wind State(?)crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

11:45PM
2.15



12:03PM
2.21



12:37AM
2.27



12:54PM
2.32




Low Tide
/ height (m)



5:54AM
0.23



6:20PM
0.02



6:45AM
0.13




7:11PM
-0.10

Note: the tide data above is for Beatons which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Porridge.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Porridge blow from the NNE.
 SatSunday 20Monday 21Tue
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
Summary
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Rain (mm)
1211-14512133511-1
Temp. °C
141312131415141414131312121314141414
Chill °C (?)
111081011131111111010881011111212
Sunrise
---6:22-------6:24------
Sunset
-------9:35-------9:34--

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