South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for PortlandHigh Wed 12:22 EST (1.1m)
Low Wed 20:52 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 21:19 EST (0.6m)
Low Thu 04:37 EST (0.4m)
Tides for Victor HarborHigh Wed 11:58 CST (1.2m)
Low Wed 19:56 CST (0.6m)
High Wed 23:34 CST (0.7m)
Low Thu 04:09 CST (0.5m)
forecast windsWednesday: N/NW 25/30 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
North to northwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots early morning and reaching 25/30 knots offshore from late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning and reaching 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly 20/30 knots mid to late afternoon, becoming southwest to southerly 20/25 knots by evening, easing to 15/20 knots late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres late evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of Port MacDonnell. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Wed 05:10 CST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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Strong Wind Warning for the Far West Coast, Upper West Coast, Lower West Coast, Central Coast and Lower South East Coast
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