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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip

Issued at 4:40 pm EST on Sunday 22 May 2022
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 26 May 2022.

Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

Warning Information

For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call 1300 659 210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system to the south will gradually cross Tasmania, weakening as it moves over the southern Tasman Sea late on Tuesday. Flow will tend northeasterly across Bass Strait by early Wednesday, before a low pressure trough moves over western Victorian waters during Thursday.

Forecast for Sunday 22 May until midnight

Winds: Southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Monday 23 May

Winds: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Tuesday 24 May

Winds: East to northeasterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Mostly sunny.

Forecast for Wednesday 25 May

Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Thursday 26 May

Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am EST Monday.

* Calls to 1300 number cost around 27.5c inc. GST, higher from mobiles or public phones. Marine forecasts are also available on VHF and HF radio. View the radio schedule on www.bom.gov.au/marine

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.