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Tides

Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Wed 15:36 EST (1.7m)
Low Wed 21:23 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 03:57 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 09:34 EST (0.4m)

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)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening except in the far east. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the far west.

Issued Wed 10:15 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W

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