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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Tuesday: NE 20 kts
Wednesday: NW/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: SW increasing 15/20 kts
Friday: SW 15/25 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the east in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the east. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly early in the morning then tending southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon and tending south to southwesterly. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far east.

Issued Tue 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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