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Tides for Warrnambool

High Thu 12:08 EDT (0.8m)
Low Thu 19:47 EDT (0.6m)
High Fri 12:06 EDT (0.9m)
Low Fri 19:03 EDT (0.6m)

Tides for Portland

High Thu 12:08 EDT (0.8m)
Low Thu 19:47 EDT (0.6m)
High Fri 12:06 EDT (0.8m)
Low Fri 19:03 EDT (0.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts


Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 3/4 metres. Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn then becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Wed 23:12 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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