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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Mon 01:20 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 07:04 EST (0.3m)
High Mon 14:10 EST (1.7m)
Low Mon 19:44 EST (0.6m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Sun 23:15 EST (0.5m)
High Mon 04:34 EST (1.0m)
Low Mon 11:28 EST (0.2m)
High Mon 17:45 EST (1.1m)

forecast winds

Sunday: W 30/40 kts
Monday: W 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W increasing 25/35 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 25/30 kts


Sunday: Westerly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres in the far west. Monday: Westerly 30/40 knots tending southwesterly early in the morning and decreasing to 20/30 knots during the middle of the day. Wind moderating further to 20/25 knots in the late afternoon and tending westerly before easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/35 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres in the west.

Issued Sun 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SW

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