Central Victoria Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory

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Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Monday 24 September 2018.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system to the west of Tasmania will move eastwards on Tuesday before reaching the Tasman Sea on Wednesday as a low pressure trough develops over the Bight. The trough will weaken and cross Victoria during Thursday. A stronger cold front will affect Victoria later on Friday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 25 September

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 26 September

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly during the morning at 10 to 20 knots before increasing to 15 to 25 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 27 September

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots shifting west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning, reaching 30 knots in the far west at night.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

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

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