Central Gippsland Coastal Waters Forecast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance

View the current warnings for Victoria

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

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight extends a ridge over Victoria. The high will move slowly eastwards to be over the Tasman Sea on Wednesday allowing a cold front to pass over the south Wednesday night and on Thursday. Another ridge of high pressure will build over South Australia late this week before drifting over Victoria at the weekend.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the east.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 5 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the east.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 6 July

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northerly around the middle of the day before becoming west to northwesterly about 10 knots in the afternoon and evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the east.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 7 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

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

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