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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Saturday: N 30 kts
Sunday: SW 25/30 kts
Monday: NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far west in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly 25/30 knots before dawn then tending westerly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Wind decreasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the west during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the far west.

Issued Sat 10:37 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, WSW

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