Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Eden
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forecast windsTuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 20/30 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts
Monday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the east early in the morning. Winds easing to 10/15 knots during the late afternoon with inshore coastal seabreezes of similar strength developing. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening then becoming east to northeasterly 10/20 knots at night. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots tending north to northeasterly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, tending southwesterly around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Mon 22:46 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, E
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