Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenHigh Sat 12:51 EDT (1.6m)
Low Sat 19:13 EDT (0.3m)
High Sun 01:35 EDT (1.6m)
Low Sun 07:48 EDT (0.5m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceHigh Sat 13:25 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sat 19:47 EDT (0.3m)
High Sun 02:09 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sun 08:22 EDT (0.3m)
forecast windsSaturday: N/NE 30 kts
Sunday: SW 15/20 kts
Monday: W 15/20 kts
North to northeasterly 10/15 knots over western waters grading to 20/25 knots east of Point Hicks and reaching up to 30 knots east of Mallacoota this morning. Winds shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far east during the evening.Issued Sat 05:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
most recent warnings
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.