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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Sat 12:32 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 17:55 EST (0.8m)
High Sun 00:22 EST (1.4m)
Low Sun 06:10 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Sat 09:40 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 16:12 EST (1.1m)
Low Sat 22:19 EST (0.6m)
High Sun 03:30 EST (1.0m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Sat 09:03 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 15:58 EST (0.9m)
Low Sat 21:52 EST (0.5m)
High Sun 02:55 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Saturday: N/NW 25/35 kts
Sunday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Monday: NW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts


North to northwesterly wind 25/35 knots shifting west to southwesterly at 20/30 knots during the morning before easing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Wind tending northwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Sat 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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Weather News

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16:02 EST

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