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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Wednesday: S/SW 20 kts
Thursday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Friday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Winds east of Pt Hicks south to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots in the far east until the early evening. Winds west of Pt Hicks variable around 10 knots tending northeasterly during the evening, with afternoon inshore seabreezes of similar strength. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the east. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres in the east. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far east.

Issued Wed 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, WSW

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