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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

High Wed 10:58 EDT (0.9m)
Low Wed 17:43 EDT (0.3m)
High Wed 23:45 EDT (0.8m)
Low Thu 05:30 EDT (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 20/25 kts
Thursday: SW 15/20 kts
Friday: S/SW 10 kts
Saturday: S/SE 10 kts


North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly during the afternoon. Winds shifting southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening, then rapidly easing to 10/15 knots at night. Stronger squalls around 30 knots possible with the change. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly before dawn then tending southwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Sandy Point during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming easterly during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly below 10 knots becoming southwesterly during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly during the day. Seas: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Wed 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.

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