Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsSunday: W/NW 25/30 kts
Monday: W 30/45 kts
Tuesday: W 25/40 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Sunday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Monday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly before dawn. Winds tending northwesterly 30/40 knots during the early afternoon then shifting westerly 30/45 knots by the early evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, tending westerly 4/7 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 25/40 knots turning northwesterly 25/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 6/7 metres, tending southwesterly 5/7 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sun 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 7.0m, W
most recent warnings
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