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Tides

Tides for Warrnambool

High Wed 04:47 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 09:34 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 13:49 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 21:33 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Portland

High Wed 04:47 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 09:34 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 13:49 EST (0.8m)
Low Wed 21:33 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Friday: E/SE 10 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the east in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, tending westerly 2 metres later in the evening. Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2 metres, tending southwesterly 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, tending westerly 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Tue 22:51 EST

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

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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.