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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

High Tue 20:17 (1.0m)
Low Wed 02:24 (0.4m)
High Wed 08:00 (0.9m)
Low Wed 14:46 (0.2m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Thursday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Friday: SW 15/25 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning, then tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southwesterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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07:03 EDT
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07:29 EDT
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19:22 EDT
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19:48 EDT
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13:45 EDT
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