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Tides

Tides for Geelong

High Thu 21:25 (1.2m)
Low Fri 03:54 (0.4m)
High Fri 09:48 (1.0m)
Low Fri 15:48 (0.4m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W 10 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: NW increasing 30 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Westerly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Friday: Westerly about 10 knots tending northwesterly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 30 knots before turning southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far east. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west.

Issued Thu 16:40 EST

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

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