Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsSunday: N/NW 30/35 kts
Monday: NW 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W 30/40 kts
Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the east. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northwesterly 20/25 knots before dawn then increasing to 25/30 knots in the morning. Winds reaching 30/35 knots during the afternoon. Winds tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Northwest to southwesterly 25/30 knots becoming northwesterly 30/40 knots in the middle of the day then tending westerly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 4/7 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 30/40 knots decreasing to 25/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, increasing to 5/8 metres offshore.Issued Sat 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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