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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Port Fairy

High Mon 16:26 EDT (0.8m)
Low Mon 21:57 EDT (0.6m)
High Tue 05:30 EDT (1.0m)
Low Tue 12:46 EDT (0.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: S/SW 10 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 10/15 kts


South to southwesterly about 10 knots, tending south to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly before dawn then tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Mon 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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