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Tides for Warrnambool

High Sat 00:22 EST (0.8m)
Low Sat 06:36 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 14:06 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 21:03 EST (0.7m)

Tides for Portland

High Sat 00:22 EST (0.8m)
Low Sat 06:36 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 14:06 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 21:03 EST (0.7m)

forecast winds

Friday: NW 25 kts
Saturday: NW 25 kts
Sunday: NW 15/25 kts
Monday: NW 20/25 kts


Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far east in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres inshore. Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore, turning westerly in the morning at 15/20 knots before tending northwesterly at 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots turning west to southwesterly during the late afternoon and easing to 15/20 knots at night. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 16:46 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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