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Tides

Tides for Warrnambool

Low Tue 20:50 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 02:20 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 08:15 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 14:32 EST (1.1m)

Tides for Portland

Low Tue 20:50 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 02:20 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 08:15 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 14:32 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W 25/30 kts
Wednesday: SW 25/30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far east later in the evening. Wednesday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots early in the morning then increasing to 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW

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Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

16:28 EST

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15:42 EST

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