Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsMonday: W 25/30 kts
Tuesday: NW 25 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/20 kts
Monday: Westerly 25/30 knots, easing to 20/25 knots this evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly during the morning and reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning, then tending westerly 4/5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots tending north to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning then shifting southwesterly during the afternoon then easing to 15/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres, tending southwesterly 4/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres.Issued Mon 16:43 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W
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Gale Warning for Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast. Strong Wind for Gippsland Lakes, West Coast and Central Coast
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Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
After spending three days brewing over the Coral Sea, Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie will make landfall tomorrow.
Evacuation centres are designed to be a safe place to wait out a cyclone â?? not be a home away from home.