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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

Low Fri 23:00 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 04:48 EST (0.9m)
Low Sat 11:16 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 17:03 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Friday: Variable 10 kts
Saturday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Sunday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Monday: W/NW 15/20 kts


Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/25 knots during the morning then shifting west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon and easing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Stronger squalls with showers and thunderstorms. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres west of Sandy Point by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the middle of the day then tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly in the afternoon, then decreasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres west of Sandy Point.

Issued Fri 16:45 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Not available.

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