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Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

High Thu 02:31 (1.2m)
Low Thu 09:10 (0.6m)
High Thu 13:38 (0.8m)
Low Thu 19:46 (0.3m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Saturday: W/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots by early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots, easing to 20/25 knots before dawn then turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres.

Issued Wed 22:15 EDT

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

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