Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsSaturday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: N/NW 30 kts
Monday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W 10/15 kts
Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Sunday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots turning north to northwesterly in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the far west in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 20/30 knots early in the morning then easing to 15/20 knots late morning and 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Sat 16:40 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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Thunderstorms have brought hail and lightning to Queensland's south as the state continues to swelter under a heatwave.
A burst of hazy heat enveloped Sydney on Friday, with temperatures just not letting up well into the evening.
Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.