Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenHigh Wed 10:56 EST (1.7m)
Low Wed 17:07 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 23:15 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 05:29 EST (0.3m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceHigh Wed 11:30 EST (0.8m)
Low Wed 17:41 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 23:49 EST (0.7m)
Low Thu 06:03 EST (0.2m)
forecast windsWednesday: N/NE increasing 15/20 kts
Thursday: S 20/30 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning and increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon and tending more easterly near the coast. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly winds 15/20 knots in the east at first. Southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending southerly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending south to southeasterly 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending southeast to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.Issued Wed 05:10 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SE
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Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.
Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.
Snow has fallen in Western Australia's Stirling Ranges, including Bluff Knoll, for the second time in a matter of weeks, after a chilly night in the Great Southern.