Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsLow Wed 21:23 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 03:57 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 09:34 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 16:16 EST (1.7m)
Tides for GeelongLow Thu 01:39 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 07:29 EST (1.1m)
Low Thu 13:41 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 19:46 EST (1.2m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW 30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: W/SW 10 kts
Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the far west. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the far west. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west.Issued Wed 16:40 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
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Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port, West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast
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