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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Thursday: E/NE 30 kts
Friday: NE 30 kts
Saturday: NE 20/25 kts


East to northeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the west. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far west during the morning. Inshore winds tending easterly 15/20 knots for a period in the afternoon and early evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday, then tending east to southeasterly 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots turning northerly during the morning and easing to 10/15 knots over western waters. Wind tending northerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon except for afternoon inshore east to southeasterly seabreezes 10/15 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Thu 05:10 EDT

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

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