Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsWednesday: S/SW 25/30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Friday: W 20/25 kts
Wednesday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots, easing to 20/25 knots during the late afternoon. Local squalls to 40 knots possible with showers until early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Wed 11:11 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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Gale Warning Central & East Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Warning Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes, W Coast and Central Coast
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Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Frosty morning temperatures are expected over Victoria and New South Wales on Thursday.
Heavy rain in the Melbourne area has caused traffic problems, and flooded train station underpasses at Blackburn and Burnley, after a wintry blast swept across the state.