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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Wed 21:23 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 03:57 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 09:34 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 16:16 EST (1.7m)

Tides for Geelong

High Wed 19:08 EST (1.2m)
Low Thu 01:39 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 07:29 EST (1.1m)
Low Thu 13:41 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Melbourne

High Wed 18:34 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 01:10 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 06:54 EST (0.9m)
Low Thu 13:12 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W/SW 30 kts
Thursday: W 15/20 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/NW 10 kts


Wednesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the south in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly during the morning. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Wed 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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