Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsThursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Northerly 15/20 knots tending northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres, tending southwesterly 3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning north to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Thu 10:40 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
most recent warnings
A flood warning has been issued for a number of rivers across South Australia as the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) warns waters are rising rapidly.
Tasmania is on flood watch once again as a complex low pressure system spreads rain across the state during the next 24 hours.
Residents in many of South Australia's country areas may be without power for days, as the state braces for more storms and tries to recover from yesterday's mass blackout.