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Tides for Port Fairy

Low Tue 08:32 (0.2m)
High Tue 14:40 (0.9m)
Low Tue 20:48 (0.3m)
High Wed 02:26 (0.8m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S/SE 15/25 kts
Wednesday: E 20/30 kts
Thursday: E 25/30 kts


Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots turning easterly 20/30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 25/30 knots easing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SW

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