South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Portland
Tides for Victor Harbor
forecast windsThursday: W/SW 30/35 kts
Friday: SW 20/25 kts
Saturday: W/SW 10 kts
Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots, shifting west to southwesterly 30/35 knots early morning. Winds decreasing to 25/30 knots north of Port McDonnell mid morning then becoming southwesterly 20/30 knots by mid afternoon and decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the early 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 22:47 CDT
Seas: Up to 3.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, WSW
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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.