Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Issued at 4:40 pm EST on Wednesday 18 September 2019
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 22 September 2019.
Please be aware
Wind forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms.
A high pressure system is over the Tasman sea. A cold front will approach western Bass Strait Thursday night, moving across western and central waters on Friday and clearing eastern waters Saturday afternoon.
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Weather: Clear.
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then tending northeasterly in the evening. Weather: Sunny.
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning. Weather: Sunny.
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots shifting westerly 15 to 20 knots during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning.
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am EST Thursday.
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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.