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Tides for Warrnambool

Tides for Portland

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Saturday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: NW 30 kts
Monday: NW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: NW 20/25 kts

forecast

Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far west. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Sunday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far west in the late morning and afternoon. Winds shifting southwesterly over far western waters at night. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots tending westerly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, tending westerly 3/4 metres during the evening.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W

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