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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Fri 11:37 EST (1.5m)
Low Fri 16:50 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 23:17 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 05:11 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Fri 08:39 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 15:18 EST (1.0m)
Low Fri 21:14 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 02:20 EST (1.0m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Fri 08:04 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 15:09 EST (0.9m)
Low Fri 20:39 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 01:49 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Friday: N 20 kts
Saturday: N 30 kts
Sunday: NW 15/25 kts
Monday: W/NW 20/25 kts


West to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the south in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds tending northwesterly early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots later morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning then tending westerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.

Issued Fri 05:13 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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Weather News

Storm warning for parts of southern WA extended to Perth metropolitan area

23:34 EST

An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.

Winter winds bring a chill to Melbourne

16:43 EST

While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.

Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

16:15 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.