Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenHigh Wed 13:40 EST (1.6m)
Low Wed 19:38 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 01:38 EST (1.5m)
Low Thu 08:08 EST (0.4m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceHigh Wed 14:14 EST (0.7m)
Low Wed 20:12 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 02:12 EST (0.7m)
Low Thu 08:42 EST (0.3m)
forecast windsWednesday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 20 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts
Variable below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the east during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:51 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SSE
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