South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Portland
Tides for Victor Harbor
forecast windsFriday: SW 10/15 kts
Saturday: NW 25/30 kts
Sunday: N 20/25 kts
Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly around the middle of the day, then northwesterly early evening. Winds reaching 15/20 knots south of Port MacDonnell late afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port MacDonnell during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, increasing 20/25 knots during the morning and reaching 25/30 knots well south of Port MacDonnell in the early afternoon, then easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching 20/25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 05:42 CST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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