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Tides

Tides for Warrnambool

High Thu 03:02 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 08:38 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 14:44 EST (1.1m)
Low Thu 21:17 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Portland

High Thu 03:02 EST (0.9m)
Low Thu 08:38 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 14:44 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 21:17 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: SW 10/15 kts
Saturday: N/NW 10/15 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing to 0.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres.

Issued Wed 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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