Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenHigh Thu 11:48 EST (1.7m)
Low Thu 18:10 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 00:13 EST (1.5m)
Low Fri 06:19 EST (0.4m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceHigh Thu 12:22 EST (0.8m)
Low Thu 18:44 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 00:47 EST (0.7m)
Low Fri 06:53 EST (0.3m)
forecast windsThursday: S/SE 30 kts
Friday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Saturday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the far east during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots shifting westerly 15/25 knots in the morning then increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then tending southerly 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 05:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
A band of thunderstorms swept across NSW and QLD late last night and into this morning, bringing a thundery alarm.
Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.
It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.