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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Warrnambool

Low Wed 08:34 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 15:25 EST (1.1m)
Low Wed 22:09 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 03:57 EST (0.9m)

Tides for Portland

Low Wed 08:34 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 15:25 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 22:09 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 03:57 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N 20 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: N/NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, tending westerly 2 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 2/2.5 metres during the morning, then tending west to southwesterly 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Wed 05:51 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W

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