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Tides

Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Fri 23:17 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 05:11 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 12:32 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 17:55 EST (0.8m)

Tides for Geelong

High Sat 02:20 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 09:40 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 16:12 EST (1.1m)
Low Sat 22:19 EST (0.6m)

forecast winds

Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: N/NW 35 kts
Sunday: W 30/35 kts
Monday: W/SW 25/35 kts

forecast

Friday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west. Saturday: North to northwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the east in the morning. Winds turning west to southwesterly early in the morning then becoming westerly 20/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning westerly 30/35 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon and to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing below 2.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 3/5 metres, increasing to 4/7 metres in the far west.

Issued Fri 16:40 EST

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

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