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Tides

Tides for Warrnambool

Low Thu 20:32 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 23:33 EST (0.7m)
Low Fri 05:29 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 13:07 EST (1.3m)

Tides for Portland

Low Thu 20:32 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 23:33 EST (0.6m)
Low Fri 05:29 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 13:07 EST (1.2m)

forecast winds

Thursday: NW 25/35 kts
Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: NW 25/30 kts
Sunday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northwest winds 25/35 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20/30 knots early this evening then easing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots turning west to southwesterly early in the morning at 20/25 knots. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres.

Issued Thu 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W

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16:15 EST

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