Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsWednesday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: NW 30 kts
Friday: SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: S/SW increasing 25/30 kts
Wednesday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the west. Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the east early in the morning. Winds turning southwesterly 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Wed 16:40 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W
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Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, West Coast Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast
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Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.
Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.
Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.