South East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Portland
Tides for Victor Harbor
forecast windsFriday: E/SE 20/30 kts
Saturday: S/SE 20/30 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts
Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming east to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon, reaching 20/30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres decreasing to 2.5/3 metres in the evening. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 20/30 knots, easing to 20/25 knots by sunrise then easing to 15/20 knots late afternoon. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the day. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting northeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 05:10 CST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, WSW
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