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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

Low Sat 20:36 (0.7m)
High Sun 01:00 (0.8m)
Low Sun 07:45 (0.2m)
High Sun 15:16 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Saturday: NE 15/20 kts
Sunday: E 10/15 kts
Monday: E/NE increasing 10/15 kts

forecast

Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds turning north to northwesterly later in the morning then shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon, then becoming southeasterly 5/10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 5/10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots. Afternoon in shore seabreezes to 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.

Issued Sat 05:10 EST

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

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