Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsHigh Wed 07:50 EDT (1.4m)
Low Wed 13:00 EDT (0.6m)
High Wed 19:36 EDT (1.3m)
Low Thu 01:27 EDT (0.4m)
Tides for GeelongHigh Wed 11:11 EDT (1.0m)
Low Wed 17:15 EDT (0.4m)
High Wed 22:59 EDT (0.9m)
Low Thu 05:34 EDT (0.3m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts
Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots by late morning then tending south to southeasterly around 15 knots late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west.Issued Wed 05:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W
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Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.