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Tides for Eden

High Wed 19:38 EST (1.9m)
Low Thu 02:25 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 08:25 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 13:51 EST (0.6m)

Tides for Lakes Entrance

Low Wed 13:38 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 20:12 EST (0.8m)
Low Thu 02:59 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 08:59 EST (0.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W 30 kts
Thursday: W/NW 35 kts


Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the morning. Winds turning southwesterly in the morning. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres inshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Gippsland Coast. West to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 10:09 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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Weather News

Unseasonal Tropical Cyclone Raquel develops near Solomon Islands

12:40 EST

As the southern hemisphere dives into the heart of winter, the tropical waters of the Solomon Islands have been brewing up a storm.

Queensland drought: Stranger amazes graziers by travelling 2,000 kilometres to lend a hand

11:18 EST

A western Queensland family has been overwhelmed by the generosity of a stranger who volunteered to help on a drought-stricken station.

Cyclone in July: Weather bureau declares Raquel poses no threat to Queensland

09:46 EST

Queensland forecasters have named Raquel as their first ever recorded July cyclone, which has formed this morning north of the Solomon Islands.