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Tides

Tides for Geelong

Low Mon 13:07 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 18:48 EST (1.0m)
Low Tue 01:21 EST (0.3m)
High Tue 07:30 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Monday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: SW 20 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 20/30 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 20/25 knots easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Winds reaching 25/30 knots east of Cape Paterson until late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, tending southwesterly 2/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming easterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Variable wind 5/10 knots tending northeasterly in the early morning and increasing 15/20 knots around dawn. Wind shifting west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning and reaching 2/3 metres at night. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west.

Issued Mon 10:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W

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