Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsLow Sun 06:10 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 13:23 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 18:51 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 01:20 EST (1.5m)
Tides for GeelongHigh Sun 03:30 EST (1.0m)
Low Sun 10:36 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 17:00 EST (1.1m)
Low Sun 23:15 EST (0.5m)
forecast windsSunday: W increasing 30/40 kts
Monday: SW 35/40 kts
Tuesday: W increasing 25/30 kts
Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west. Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending westerly during the afternoon and increasing to 30/40 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres in the far west. Outlook Monday: Westerly 30/40 knots tending southwesterly 35/40 knots early in the morning then easing to 25/30 knots by midday. Winds then tending west to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Sat 22:35 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W
most recent warnings
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.