Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsMonday: NW 30 kts
Tuesday: SW 30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 10 kts
Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning southerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres around midday, then increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 05:12 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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Strong Wind Warning for West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast
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A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.
Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.
Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.