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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Eden

Low Thu 15:45 EDT (0.2m)
High Thu 21:46 EDT (1.4m)
Low Fri 03:25 EDT (0.4m)
High Fri 09:52 EDT (1.9m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

Low Thu 16:19 EDT (0.2m)
High Thu 22:20 EDT (0.7m)
Low Fri 03:59 EDT (0.3m)
High Fri 10:26 EDT (0.8m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W/SW increasing 30/40 kts
Friday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Saturday: W 15/20 kts


West to southwesterly 25/35 knots increasing to 30/40 knots this afternoon. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 25/30 knots easing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then tending southerly 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 10:28 EDT

Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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Weather News

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11:46 EDT

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10:01 EDT

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Weather bureau issues ACT severe weather warning

09:30 EDT

A severe weather warning is in place for damaging winds up to 90 kilometres per hour in Canberra today.