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Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Wed 22:11 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 05:02 EST (1.5m)
Low Thu 10:37 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 16:57 EST (1.4m)

tides for Geelong

High Wed 19:39 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 02:19 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 08:38 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 14:21 EST (0.4m)

marine forecast summary forecast

Wednesday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the far west. Thursday: Westerly 25/30 knots tending southwesterly 20/30 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon and evening then shifting westerly 20/30 knots at night. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the west.

Issued Wed 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W

forecast winds

Wednesday: W 25/30 kts
Thursday: W 25/30 kts
Friday: SW 10/15 kts
Saturday: W 20/30 kts

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A drier than average start to the 'wet season'

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