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Tides for Eden

Low Thu 00:05 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 06:19 EDT (1.3m)
Low Thu 12:00 EDT (0.7m)
High Thu 18:13 EDT (1.5m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

Low Thu 00:39 EDT (0.3m)
High Thu 06:53 EDT (0.6m)
Low Thu 12:34 EDT (0.4m)
High Thu 18:47 EDT (0.7m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S 10/15 kts
Thursday: NE 30 kts
Friday: N/NE 15/25 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts


Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre in the east. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres in the far east. Thursday: Variable below 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then increasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the far east in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west around midday. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots, gradually becoming variable at 5/10 knots from the west. Afternoon inshore seabreezes of 10/15 knots in the west. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Wed 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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