Central Victoria Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Saturday 2 July 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight extends a ridge over Victorian waters. The high will move slowly eastwards over this weekend, while a trough deepens off the NSW coast. The ridge will persist over Bass Strait early next week.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the west.
Weather
Cloudy.

Sunday 3 July

Winds
Southerly below 10 knots tending southeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the west.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 4 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 5 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending easterly around 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind 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.

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

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