Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsMonday: NW 35 kts
Tuesday: NW 30/40 kts
Wednesday: W 25/30 kts
Northwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots turning westerly 25/35 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres, increasing to 5/7 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 25/30 knots, easing to 20/25 knots during the morning then tending northwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 5/7 metres, decreasing to 5 metres during the evening.Issued Mon 05:10 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W
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Gale Warning for West and Central coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port & Central Gippsland & East Gippsland coasts
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