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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Fri 14:58 EST (0.8m)
High Fri 21:38 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 03:29 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 11:02 EST (1.4m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Fri 19:01 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 00:41 EST (0.9m)
Low Sat 08:07 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 14:34 EST (0.9m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Fri 18:41 EST (0.5m)
High Sat 00:17 EST (0.8m)
Low Sat 07:30 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 14:20 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Friday: S/SW locally 25 kts
Saturday: SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: S/SW 10 kts
Monday: S/SW 10 kts


South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, locally reaching 25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly early in the morning then turning south to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly below 10 knots turning east to northeasterly during the late afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Fri 05:37 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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