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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

Low Mon 10:24 EDT (0.5m)
High Mon 15:10 EDT (0.8m)
Low Mon 22:19 EDT (0.2m)
High Tue 05:11 EDT (0.9m)

forecast winds

Monday: S 10 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: NW/SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots, tending southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Winds shifting south to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the late afternoon then easing to 10/15 knots. Winds tending southerly 10/15 knots during the late evening. Stronger squalls possible with the southwesterly change and any thunderstorms. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Sandy Point by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres west of Sandy Point during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Mon 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.

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