Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
Tides for Melbourne
forecast windsWednesday: S 25/35 kts
Thursday: S 15/25 kts
Friday: W 15/20 kts
Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the south. Seas: Below 1 metre. Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly before dawn then tending southerly 25/35 knots during the morning. Wind tending south to southwesterly 25/30 knots during the early afternoon then easing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Squalls to 45 knots possible with showers and thunderstorms during the morning and afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.Issued Tue 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Not available.
most recent warnings
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