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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

High Wed 03:20 EDT (1.2m)
Low Wed 10:03 EDT (0.6m)
High Wed 14:21 EDT (0.8m)
Low Wed 20:21 EDT (0.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: E 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: E 15/20 kts
Friday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the east.

Issued Tue 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SW

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