Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsSaturday: W 30 kts
Sunday: N 20/30 kts
Monday: NW increasing 25/35 kts
Friday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the west in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres in the far west. Saturday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly early in the morning. Reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots becoming northerly 20/30 knots in the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres.Issued Fri 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW
most recent warnings
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