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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

Low Tue 07:39 (0.4m)
High Tue 15:10 (1.2m)
Low Tue 21:30 (0.8m)
High Wed 02:11 (0.9m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: N/NW 10/15 kts

forecast

Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northerly in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, tending westerly 2/2.5 metres during the morning, then tending southwesterly 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2 metres.

Issued Tue 05:12 EST

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

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Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

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Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

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