Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsHigh Fri 21:38 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 03:29 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 11:02 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 16:13 EST (0.8m)
Tides for GeelongLow Fri 19:01 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 00:41 EST (0.9m)
Low Sat 08:07 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 14:34 EST (0.9m)
forecast windsFriday: S 20/25 kts
Saturday: S/SW 30 kts
Sunday: S 10/15 kts
Monday: SW 10 kts
Friday: Southerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning, easing in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 16:40 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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