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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Tue 16:42 EST (1.5m)
Low Tue 22:38 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 05:23 EST (1.5m)
Low Wed 10:55 EST (0.6m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Tue 14:03 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 20:06 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 02:45 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 08:58 EST (1.0m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Tue 13:33 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 19:28 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 02:22 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 08:30 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S 15/20 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts
Friday: E 10/15 kts


Southerly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots tonight. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly below 10 knots tending southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending easterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Afternoon seabreezes around 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 05:49 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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