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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Tue 10:17 EST (0.6m)
High Tue 16:42 EST (1.5m)
Low Tue 22:38 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 05:23 EST (1.5m)

Tides for Geelong

High Tue 08:16 EST (1.0m)
Low Tue 14:03 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 20:06 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 02:45 EST (0.2m)

Tides for Melbourne

High Tue 07:47 EST (0.9m)
Low Tue 13:33 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 19:28 EST (0.9m)
Low Wed 02:22 EST (0.2m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S 15/20 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts


Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms this evening. Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the north during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly below 10 knots tending southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending easterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Afternoon seabreezes around 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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