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Tides

Tides for Port Fairy

High Wed 14:34 (1.2m)
Low Wed 21:09 (0.7m)
High Thu 00:47 (0.8m)
Low Thu 07:20 (0.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N 25 kts
Thursday: NW 15/20 kts
Friday: NW increasing 15/20 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the west during the morning. Winds tending northwesterly in the middle of the day then west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, tending westerly 2/4 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots freshening to 15/20 knots in the morning then turning northerly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.

Issued Wed 05:10 EST

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

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Weather News

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06:34 EST

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17:56 EST

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