Central Victoria Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Monday 24 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will pass to the north of Victoria on Monday, then a cold front will approach from the west during Tuesday before crossing the Bass Strait on Wednesday. Another high pressure system will move rapidly eastwards over the far north of Victoria early Thursday before another cold front approaches western Bass Strait later in the day.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly in the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 25 July

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Central Coast

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.

Wednesday 26 July

Winds
Westerly 25 to 30 knots turning southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the day then decreasing to 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
2 to 4 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres in the far west.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% 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 4:40 pm EST Monday.

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