South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Portland
Tides for Victor Harbor
forecast windsThursday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: NE/NW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching 25/30 knots offshore. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres. Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting westerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots, easing to 10/15 knots around midday then becoming northwest to northerly during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northeast to northwesterly 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres.Issued Wed 22:00 CST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, WSW
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A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...