Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip HeadsLow Sun 18:51 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 01:20 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 07:04 EST (0.3m)
High Mon 14:10 EST (1.7m)
Tides for GeelongHigh Sun 17:00 EST (1.1m)
Low Sun 23:15 EST (0.5m)
High Mon 04:34 EST (1.0m)
Low Mon 11:28 EST (0.2m)
forecast windsSunday: W 30/40 kts
Monday: W 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W increasing 25/30 kts
Northwesterly 30/35 knots turning westerly 30/40 knots this afternoon. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres in the far west. Outlook Monday: Westerly 30/40 knots tending southwesterly early in the morning and decreasing to 20/30 knots during the middle of the day. Wind moderating further to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon and tending westerly before easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 4/5 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. 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 Sun 10:15 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
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.