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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

High Fri 07:30 (0.9m)
Low Fri 14:20 (0.2m)
High Fri 20:29 (0.9m)
Low Sat 02:30 (0.4m)

forecast winds

Friday: E 15/20 kts
Saturday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/25 kts


Easterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Sandy Point. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Sandy Point. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots early morning then turning north to northeasterly around 10 knots around dawn. Winds shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots for a period in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 10/15 knots increasing 15/25 knots during the morning, then turning west to northwesterly 15/25 knots around the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 22:42 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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