Central Victoria Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory

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Forecast issued at 4:52 pm EDT on Friday 24 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A broad area of low pressure will linger over Victoria during tonight and Saturday before contracting to eastern parts during Sunday. The low pressure trough will clear the State during Monday as a high pressure system moves from the the Bight towards southern Tasmania. The high will strengthen over the South Tasman Sea on Tuesday and another low pressure trough will develop over the Bight.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots. Stronger squalls possible with thunderstorms.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 25 November

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon. Stronger squalls possible with thunderstorms.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Sunday 26 November

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming west to southwesterly 10 to 20 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 27 November

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the east.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 EDT Saturday.

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