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Porridge ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.3
Difficulty Level: 3.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.2
Crowds: 4.3

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Porridge (light winds from the NW at Invercargill 47 km from Porridge). 1.3m 9 s period swell from W with an additional 1.4m 12 s period swell from SW
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47 km away, 1 h 38 min ago

Light
7 km/h
NW
15.5
14.5
Air / Water (°C)
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Porridge Surf Forecast / Southland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Thursday 26 Apr 2018 NZST

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 14.5 °C (Statistics for 26 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 11.9 max: 13.5 min: 10.1 °C)

Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
3
1
2
2
2
2
2
2
3
1
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
W
1.1
W
0.8
SW
0.7
SW
1
W
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.3
W
1.2
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.2
WSW
2
WSW
Period(s) (?)9912111010101010101010101717161615
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)2812031581231881541631161443633633192763404379626971781
Wind
(km/h)
0
WNW
5
ENE
5
ESE
5
E
5
NNE
10
NNE
5
NNE
15
NE
10
NE
10
S
15
SW
20
WSW
15
SW
15
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
SE
25
SE
Wind State(?)glasscross-
off
crosscross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
ononcross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)

9:07AM
2.05



9:40PM
2.08



10:01AM
2.13



10:29PM
2.14



10:49AM
2.19
Low Tide
/ height (m)



3:24PM
0.23



3:50AM
0.28



4:15PM
0.17



4:37AM
0.20


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.
 Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
light rain
Summary
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Rain (mm)
--------139143533-1
Temp. °C
1316181715141415141310991010999
Chill °C (?)
1316181715141414131386787666
Sunrise
7:39-------7:41-------7:41-
Sunset
--5:52-------5:51-------

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