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Tides for Geelong

Low Tue 15:30 (0.3m)
High Tue 22:02 (1.1m)
Low Wed 04:00 (0.5m)
High Wed 09:40 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly in the afternoon and evening, then easing to 10/15 knots tonight. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far east. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots easing in the morning and becoming west to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres.

Issued Tue 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SW

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