South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Portland
Tides for Victor Harbor
forecast windsWednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: W 30/35 kts
Friday: SW 20/25 kts
Saturday: W/SW 10 kts
Wednesday: Variable below 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening and reaching 15/20 knots north of Beachport in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Thursday: Northeast to northwest 15/20 knots, shifting westerly 25/33 knots early morning and reaching 30/35 knots south of Port MacDonnell until early afternoon, then becoming southwest 20/30 knots mid afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning and reaching 3/3.5 metres south of Port MacDonnell until mid afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning and 3/4 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots around midday. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3.5/4 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/3.5 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres during the day.Issued Wed 16:00 CDT
Seas: Up to 3.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, WSW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for the Lower SE Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere
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Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.