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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Tue 15:58 EST (1.8m)
Low Tue 21:40 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 04:04 EST (1.6m)
Low Wed 09:46 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Geelong

High Tue 19:30 EST (1.2m)
Low Wed 01:56 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 07:32 EST (1.1m)
Low Wed 13:51 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Melbourne

High Tue 19:01 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 01:28 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 07:01 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 13:22 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NE/E 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 10/15 kts
Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts


Northerly about 10 knots becoming northeast to easterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.

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