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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Sunday: NW/NE 25 kts
Monday: NE 15/25 kts
Tuesday: SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far east in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 15/20 knots from the west during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far west during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east.

Issued Sat 16:49 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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