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Tides for Warrnambool

High Fri 12:36 EST (1.2m)
Low Fri 19:58 EST (0.6m)
High Fri 23:58 EST (0.7m)
Low Sat 05:40 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Portland

High Fri 12:36 EST (1.1m)
Low Fri 19:58 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 23:58 EST (0.6m)
Low Sat 05:40 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Friday: S/SE 15/25 kts
Saturday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Sunday: S/SE 15/20 kts


South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/25 knots tending south to southwesterly 20/30 knots early in the morning then becoming southerly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 3 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.

Issued Fri 05:36 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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Weather News

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01:25 EST

Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.

NSW weather: Warragamba Dam in Sydney spills; south-coast residents count cost of flood damage

00:44 EST

Warragamba Dam in Sydney has begun spilling following days of heavy downpours, as residents on the New South Wales south coast count the cost of flood damage.

Flood warning issued for Latrobe River catchment in Victoria

00:40 EST

A moderate flood warning has been issued for the Latrobe River catchment at Rosedale in Victoria.