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Tides for Warrnambool

Tides for Portland

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Sunday: W 20/30 kts
Monday: NW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: NW 30/35 kts


Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots, easing below 25 knots from the west in the afternoon and early evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres. Monday: Westerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 25/30 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 30/35 knots tending westerly during the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres, increasing to 5/7 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Sun 11:06 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W

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