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Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Fri 00:23 EST (0.6m)
High Fri 07:01 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 12:42 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 19:52 EST (1.4m)

tides for Geelong

Low Fri 04:33 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 10:24 EST (0.9m)
Low Fri 16:46 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 23:15 EST (1.0m)

marine forecast summary forecast

Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, locally 25 knots in the far east at first this evening. Winds decreasing to 10/15 knots later this evening and below 10 knots overnight. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the west. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly and increasing to around 15 knots during the morning. Winds further increasing to 15/20 knots late afternoon and reaching up to 25 knots offshore at night. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 20/30 knots shifting west to southwesterly 25/30 knots during the morning then becoming southwesterly 20/25 knots by early evening. Winds tending more southerly at night and easing to 10/20 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots shifting east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening.

Issued Thu 16:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

forecast winds

Thursday: SW 25 kts
Friday: N 25 kts
Saturday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Sunday: E/NE 15/20 kts

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