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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Thu 08:45 EDT (1.4m)
Low Thu 13:50 EDT (0.6m)
High Thu 20:40 EDT (1.2m)
Low Fri 02:19 EDT (0.5m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Thu 05:34 EDT (0.3m)
High Thu 12:00 EDT (1.0m)
Low Thu 18:06 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 23:54 EDT (0.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Friday: SW 10 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10 kts


East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the far west.

Issued Thu 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, WSW

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