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Tides for Eden

High Fri 20:03 EST (2.0m)
Low Sat 02:48 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 08:51 EST (1.5m)
Low Sat 14:28 EST (0.5m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

High Fri 20:37 EST (0.9m)
Low Sat 03:22 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 09:25 EST (0.7m)
Low Sat 15:02 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: N 30 kts
Saturday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 20/30 kts


Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening then becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly in the late morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore during the morning.

Issued Fri 10:22 EST

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

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