Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsSaturday: SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: NE 10/15 kts
Monday: NE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Monday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 1.5/2 metres during the evening.Issued Sat 16:40 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
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Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.
A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.
The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.