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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Eden

High Fri 07:01 EDT (1.4m)
Low Fri 12:50 EDT (0.6m)
High Fri 18:59 EDT (1.5m)
Low Sat 01:24 EDT (0.4m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

High Fri 07:35 EDT (0.6m)
Low Fri 13:24 EDT (0.4m)
High Fri 19:33 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sat 01:58 EDT (0.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: N/NE 30 kts
Saturday: S 10 kts
Sunday: N/NW 10/15 kts


Thursday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Friday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the east early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the west during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwest at times during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Thu 22:27 EDT

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

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