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Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Friday: W/SW 35 kts
Saturday: SW 30/40 kts


West to southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening then northwest to northeasterly 5/15 knots late. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres in the east. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day then becoming increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening. Winds reaching 35 knots inshore late. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 30/40 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly 1/2 metres, tending southwesterly 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Thu 10:34 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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