Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsTuesday: N increasing 20/30 kts
Wednesday: NW/W increasing 15/20 kts
Thursday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then tending northwesterly 20/25 knots late afternoon ahead of a west to southwesterly 10/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to westerly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before tending southwesterly in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 05:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SW
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