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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Eden

High Wed 13:43 EDT (1.5m)
Low Wed 20:40 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 03:05 EDT (1.3m)
Low Thu 08:33 EDT (0.8m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

High Wed 14:17 EDT (0.7m)
Low Wed 21:14 EDT (0.3m)
High Thu 03:39 EDT (0.6m)
Low Thu 09:07 EDT (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 25/30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 30 kts
Friday: N/NE 20 kts


Southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far east. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day, and reaching 20 knots in the far east during the evening. Winds over northwestern waters tending east to southeasterly for a period during the afternoon at 10/15 knots, the becoming variable below 10 knots at night. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:00 EDT

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

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