Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsMonday: NE 20 kts
Tuesday: NE 10/20 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far west in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west. Swell: Westerly 2 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Northeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots during the afternoon and east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 05:10 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW
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For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.