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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Fri 04:06 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 11:37 EST (1.5m)
Low Fri 16:50 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 23:17 EST (1.4m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Fri 08:39 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 15:18 EST (1.0m)
Low Fri 21:14 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 02:20 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: NW 25/30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the east. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 2/2.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly in the morning then tending westerly 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 22:45 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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