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Tides for Geelong

Low Thu 09:37 EDT (0.4m)
High Thu 15:35 EDT (0.9m)
Low Thu 22:15 EDT (0.3m)
High Fri 04:19 EDT (1.0m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W/SW 30 kts
Friday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: SW 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the west in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the west. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots, locally 30 knots during the early morning, shifting west to southwesterly from the west during the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the far east in the late evening. Squalls to 45 knots possible with thunderstorms. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre in the west. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 10/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the east. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Wed 16:40 EDT

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

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