Batemans Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Batemans BayHigh Fri 07:56 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 13:36 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 20:06 EST (1.9m)
Low Sat 02:45 EST (0.1m)
Tides for EdenHigh Fri 08:02 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 13:34 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 20:03 EST (2.0m)
Low Sat 02:48 EST (0.2m)
forecast windsFriday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: N 30 kts
Sunday: N/NW 15/20 kts
West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending southerly in the morning then tending north to northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Moruya Heads in the late morning. Winds shifting southerly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning north to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending west to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
most recent warnings
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