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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

High Wed 06:20 (0.9m)
Low Wed 09:51 (0.8m)
High Wed 13:12 (0.9m)
Low Wed 21:58 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W 20/30 kts
Thursday: W 15/20 kts
Friday: W/NW 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots, tending west to southwesterly and easing to 15/20 knots by the afternoon. West to southwesterly winds easing to 10/15 knots by the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the west during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 22:32 EST

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

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