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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Mon 22:13 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 05:07 EST (1.6m)
Low Tue 10:25 EST (0.5m)
High Tue 16:51 EST (1.5m)

tides for Geelong

Low Tue 02:19 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 08:32 EST (1.1m)
Low Tue 14:37 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 20:19 EST (1.0m)

tides for Melbourne

Low Tue 01:49 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 08:03 EST (0.9m)
Low Tue 14:01 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 19:43 EST (0.9m)

marine forecast summary forecast

Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Tuesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots tending southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning then tending westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 20/30 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly and increasing to 20/25 knots during the morning then tending southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon then easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Mon 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

forecast winds

Monday: SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: W/SW increasing 20/25 kts

Wind Graph

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

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18:36 EST
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ABC image 16:04 EST It was 10:23am at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre in Melbourne, and Lindsay Gilbert was speaking to colleagues in WA about a large tsunami heading for Australia, generated by a massive earthquake near Indonesia.

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