Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsTuesday: W 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SW change 30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Friday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots offshore, but winds more variable and generally less than 10 knots near the coast this evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west. Wednesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning and further increasing to 20/25 knots by midday. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore ahead of a southwesterly change 20/30 knots in the late afternoon and evening with stronger squalls likely. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 16:40 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W
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Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland
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Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system after crossing the north Queensland coast.
As Cyclone Debbie batters north Queensland, keep track of wind gusts at nine key weather stations across the day.