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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Thu 05:48 EDT (0.7m)
High Thu 12:15 EDT (1.4m)
Low Thu 18:15 EDT (0.2m)
High Fri 01:26 EDT (1.6m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Thu 10:06 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 15:11 EDT (0.9m)
Low Thu 22:25 EDT (0.2m)
High Fri 05:00 EDT (1.0m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Thu 09:41 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 14:49 EDT (0.9m)
Low Thu 22:03 EDT (0.2m)
High Fri 04:42 EDT (0.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Friday: W 15/20 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts


Wednesday: Southwesterly to 15 knots quickly tending west to northwesterly by around 10pm, mainly 15/25 knots but reaching 30 knots in the south around midnight. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the early morning then easing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable below 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 21:16 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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