Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsLow Wed 02:00 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 09:30 EST (1.4m)
Low Wed 14:29 EST (0.9m)
High Wed 20:58 EST (1.3m)
Tides for GeelongHigh Tue 23:06 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 06:22 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 12:59 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 18:08 EST (0.6m)
forecast windsTuesday: W 10/20 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: W/SW 25/35 kts
Friday: NW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening. Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots increasing to 25/35 knots during the morning before turning west to southwesterly 25/35 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly 25/35 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the far west.Issued Tue 16:40 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW
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