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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Mon 20:52 EST (0.6m)
High Tue 03:15 EST (1.6m)
Low Tue 08:59 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 15:58 EST (1.8m)

Tides for Geelong

High Mon 18:50 EST (1.2m)
Low Tue 01:12 EST (0.5m)
High Tue 06:36 EST (1.1m)
Low Tue 13:12 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Melbourne

High Mon 18:26 EST (1.0m)
Low Tue 00:43 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 06:06 EST (0.9m)
Low Tue 12:40 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Monday: N 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 10/15 kts


Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south. Tuesday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south during the morning.

Issued Mon 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.

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