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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Wed 14:29 EST (0.9m)
High Wed 20:58 EST (1.3m)
Low Thu 03:00 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 10:35 EST (1.4m)

Tides for Geelong

High Wed 12:59 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 18:08 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 23:58 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 07:30 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Melbourne

High Wed 12:58 EST (0.8m)
Low Wed 18:00 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 23:38 EST (0.9m)
Low Thu 07:01 EST (0.2m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N increasing 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Friday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/25 kts


Northerly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning with some stronger squalls. Winds turning west to southwesterly 20/30 knots late in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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Weather News

Tropical cyclone could form near Solomon Islands this week but poses no threat to Queensland, BoM says

09:38 EST

Queensland forecasters monitoring a low near the Solomon Islands that could become a tropical cyclone later this week say it is unlikely to threaten the state.

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20:14 EST

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Parts of NSW on track for coldest July in around 17 years

19:12 EST

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