Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsSunday: W 20/30 kts
Monday: NW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: NW 30/35 kts
Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots, easing below 25 knots from the west in the afternoon and early evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres. Monday: Westerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 25/30 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 30/35 knots tending westerly during the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres, increasing to 5/7 metres during the afternoon.Issued Sun 11:06 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Central, Central Gippsland and E Gippsland Coasts. Strong Wind Warning Melbourne Bays, W Coast & Gippsland Lakes
View all current warnings
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.
Heavy rains across Tasmania could bring relief for the state's farmers and severely depleted hydroelectric dams.