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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: W increasing 15/20 kts
Sunday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late morning and afternoon. Winds turning southwesterly in the afternoon at similar strength before easing to 15/20 knots later this evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots during the morning. Winds tending westerly in the afternoon and freshening to 15/20 knots late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres.

Issued Fri 10:51 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW

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