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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

High Sun 03:43 (1.0m)
Low Sun 10:28 (0.4m)
High Sun 15:09 (0.7m)
Low Sun 21:00 (0.3m)

forecast winds

Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Monday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 10 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Sat 16:49 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW

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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.