Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Warrnambool
Tides for Portland
forecast windsTuesday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/25 kts
Thursday: S 25/35 kts
West to southwesterly 20/25 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Reaching up to 30 knots in the far west in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 20/30 knots turning southerly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/4 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending east to southeasterly around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Tue 05:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
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Strong Wind warning for West Coast and East Gippsland Coast.
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