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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

Low Thu 01:17 (0.4m)
High Thu 06:56 (0.9m)
Low Thu 13:40 (0.2m)
High Thu 19:45 (0.9m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E 35 kts
Thursday: E 35 kts
Friday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: N 15/25 kts


Easterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres west of Sandy Point. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots early in the morning. Winds decreasing to 15/25 knots by late morning and tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Easterly wind of 15/20 knots developing at night. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning north to northeasterly around 10 knots before dawn. Winds shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots for a period in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly and increasing 15/20 knots during the morning, then tending northerly 15/25 knots at night. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:48 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Not available.

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