Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsThursday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Friday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: Southerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres. Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inshore. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Wed 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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