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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

Low Sun 20:56 (0.7m)
High Mon 00:59 (0.8m)
Low Mon 08:12 (0.3m)
High Mon 15:51 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Sunday: SW 10 kts
Monday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots. Afternoon inshore breezes to 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Tuesday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.

Issued Sun 05:42 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW

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