Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsTuesday: W 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: SW 10/15 kts
Monday: Northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots in the far west in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Tuesday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly during the morning and decreasing to 15/25 knots. Wind decreasing to around to 15 knots during the afternoon and to 10 knots at night. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly below 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Mon 22:24 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.
Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.
New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.