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Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Melbourne (Williamstown)

Low Mon 12:30 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 18:11 EST (0.9m)
Low Tue 00:47 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 06:58 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Monday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NW 10/15 kts
Thursday: NW 10/15 kts


West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending more southwesterly during the afternoon. Winds tending west to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres west of Sandy Point. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre west of Sandy Point. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 5/10 knots tending northerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Wind tending northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending westerly around dawn, then easing 5/10 knots during the afternoon. Wind tending northwesterly at similar strength at night. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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