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Tides for Port Fairy

Low Fri 09:39 (0.6m)
High Fri 13:51 (0.8m)
Low Fri 20:00 (0.3m)
High Sat 03:22 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Friday: W locally 30 kts
Saturday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Sunday: SW 15/20 kts


Westerly 20/25 knots, locally 30 knots in the far east before dawn. Winds tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day, then easing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots easing to 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 05:17 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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A cauldron of extreme heat developing in WA is heading straight for the east coast bushfire zone

08:36 EDT

A build up of intense heat that will see temperatures in WA soar into the mid 40s this weekend will be dragged across the country next week, right into parts of New South Wales and Queensland devastated by bushfires this week.

Queensland bushfire threat to intensify today, BOM warns

08:18 EDT

After a short-lived reprieve in conditions, authorities are bracing for the fire threat to again intensify in parts of Queensland, with the warmer weather expected to persist over the weekend.

Hot spell in Perth

20:54 EDT

Perth is on track to register its first four-day spell of November days at or above 35 degrees in 86 years.