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Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Geelong

Low Thu 15:01 (0.4m)
High Thu 21:25 (1.2m)
Low Fri 03:54 (0.4m)
High Fri 09:48 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Friday: NW 15/25 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/25 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, WSW

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