Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Eden
Tides for Lakes Entrance
forecast windsThursday: SW 30 kts
Friday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: SW 20/25 kts
Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east this morning, then decreasing to 15/20 knots in the evening and tending more southerly. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, tending west to southwesterly 1/2 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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