Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Eden
Tides for Lakes Entrance
forecast windsTuesday: W/SW 30 kts
Wednesday: NW/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SW change 20/30 kts
Monday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds easing to 10/15 knots near the coast during the afternoon and becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots ahead of a southwesterly change 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 23:31 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
most recent warnings
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