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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Wednesday: SW 30 kts
Thursday: W 35 kts
Friday: N 20/30 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning. Winds decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then turning westerly 25/30 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the far west in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then turning northerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.

Issued Wed 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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