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Tides for Eden

High Sat 00:42 EDT (1.6m)
Low Sat 06:45 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 12:51 EDT (1.6m)
Low Sat 19:13 EDT (0.3m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

High Sat 01:16 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sat 07:19 EDT (0.3m)
High Sat 13:25 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sat 19:47 EDT (0.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: Variable 20 kts
Saturday: N/NE 30 kts
Sunday: SW 15/20 kts
Monday: W 15/20 kts


Friday: Variable about 10 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the east in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots over western waters grading to 20/25 knots east of Point Hicks and reaching up to 30 knots east of Mallacoota in the morning. Winds shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far east during the evening.

Issued Fri 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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16:18 EDT

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