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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

Low Sat 16:09 EDT (0.7m)
High Sat 23:02 EDT (1.2m)
Low Sun 04:40 EDT (0.6m)
High Sun 11:35 EDT (1.3m)

Tides for Geelong

High Sat 13:47 EDT (0.9m)
Low Sat 20:15 EDT (0.4m)
High Sun 02:11 EDT (0.8m)
Low Sun 08:42 EDT (0.4m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Monday: SW 15/20 kts


East to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening. Afternoon inshore breezes to 15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then turning southwesterly from midday. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far east. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far west.

Issued Sat 05:21 EDT

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

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