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Tides

Tides for Geelong

Low Tue 21:31 (0.6m)
High Wed 01:40 (1.0m)
Low Wed 09:28 (0.3m)
High Wed 16:15 (1.1m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/NW increasing 30/35 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: W/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots increasing to 30/35 knots around midday, then turning southwesterly during the afternoon and easing to 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the morning and early afternoon then shifting southwesterly at night. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres inshore, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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