Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsMonday: SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/NW 25/35 kts
Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the west. Tuesday: South to southwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending southwest to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon, then becoming east to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots tending north to northwesterly during the morning at 20/30 knots before shifting west to northwesterly 25/35 knots during the early afternoon. Wind tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots later in the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, tending westerly 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 16:42 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW
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Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.