Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsWednesday: NW 30 kts
Thursday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Friday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Saturday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 3/4 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres in the far west. Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres in the far west. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres.Issued Wed 16:40 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W
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