Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
forecast windsThursday: S/SW 20/25 kts
Friday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: Southerly 20/25 knots. Local squalls to 35 knots with showers. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west. Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/25 knots easing to 15/20 knots during the morning and tending west to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the west. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots tending south to southwesterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the west.Issued Wed 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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