Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsMonday: N/NW locally 25 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: SW 10/15 kts
North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly offshore in the afternoon and southwesterly 15/20 knots near the coast, then tending north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening and locally reaching 25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the early morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots during the morning then becoming southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Mon 05:17 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SW
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A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.
Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.