Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenLow Tue 16:08 EST (0.3m)
High Tue 22:20 EST (1.8m)
Low Wed 04:40 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 10:56 EST (1.7m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceLow Tue 16:42 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 22:54 EST (0.8m)
Low Wed 05:14 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 11:30 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsTuesday: SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: S increasing 20/30 kts
Southwesterly 15/20 knots in the west grading to 20/30 knots east of Mallacoota. Winds easing by 5/10 knots during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, tending southeast to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then tending east to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending becoming southerly 15/25 knots during the morning and increasing 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres, tending south to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 10:51 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SE
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