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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

Low Sat 03:53 (0.6m)
High Sat 11:30 (0.9m)
Low Sat 17:42 (0.8m)
High Sat 21:12 (0.8m)

forecast winds

Saturday: N increasing 15/20 kts
Sunday: N 15/20 kts
Monday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Easterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly during the morning. Winds increasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then tending south to southwesterly 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots, easing to 10/15 knots inshore for a period in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday, then tending west to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Fri 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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11:00 EST

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23:06 EST

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