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Tides

Tides for Warrnambool

Low Fri 20:29 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 03:30 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 08:53 EST (0.7m)
High Sat 14:10 EST (1.0m)

Tides for Portland

Low Fri 20:29 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 03:30 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 08:53 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 14:10 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Friday: W/SW 20 kts
Saturday: E/NE 20 kts
Sunday: W/NW 25/30 kts
Monday: W/NW 25/30 kts

forecast

Friday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far east in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the far west in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots turning west to northwesterly 25/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, tending westerly 4/6 metres during the morning.

Issued Fri 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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