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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Fri 23:17 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 05:11 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 12:32 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 17:55 EST (0.8m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Fri 21:14 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 02:20 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 09:40 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 16:12 EST (1.1m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Fri 20:39 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 01:49 EST (0.9m)
Low Sat 09:03 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 15:58 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Friday: N increasing 15/25 kts
Saturday: N 30 kts
Sunday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Monday: NW 20/30 kts


Friday: Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Saturday: Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds turning westerly 15/25 knots early in the morning then 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 Fri 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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