Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsLow Wed 19:48 EDT (0.4m)
High Thu 02:28 EDT (1.5m)
Low Thu 08:14 EDT (0.6m)
High Thu 14:23 EDT (1.4m)
Tides for GeelongHigh Wed 17:19 EDT (0.9m)
Low Wed 23:49 EDT (0.3m)
High Thu 06:04 EDT (1.0m)
Low Thu 12:21 EDT (0.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: NE/E 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 15/25 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
Northeast to easterly winds 10/15 knots and afternoon inshore seabreezes at similar strength. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/25 knots before dawn then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west.Issued Wed 10:04 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W
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