South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Portland
Tides for Victor Harbor
forecast windsWednesday: NE 30/40 kts
Thursday: NW/NE locally 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 25/35 kts
Wednesday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots, reaching 30/40 knots offshore until late evening and turning northwesterly 20/25 knots north of Port MacDonnell in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3.5 metres offshore until late evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Thursday: Northwest to northeasterly 20/25 knots, possibly reaching 20/30 knots inshore early in the morning, then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening, reaching 20/25 knots late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres.Issued Wed 11:13 CST
Seas: Up to 3.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W
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Gale Wind Warning for Far W, Upper W, Lower W, C, S C, Spencer Gulf, Upper SE and Lower SE Coasts. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere
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Wind gusts of 83 kilometres per hour have slammed Port Augusta at the top of the Eyre Peninsula, as South Australia battens down for severe weather.
Major flooding will continue to affect parts of central western New South Wales well into October as inundated catchments struggle to cope with record-breaking rainfall.
Residents who have had to evacuate their homes at Forbes in the New South Wales central-west may be able to return if flood levels continue to recede.