Central Gippsland Coastal Waters Forecast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Sunday 14 April 2024.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system in the Bight extends a ridge over Bass Straight. The high moves over the State during Sunday, before a weak front brushes southern Bass Straight late Monday and Tuesday. Another ridge extends over Bass Strait from Wednesday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 15 April

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 16 April

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% 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 4:40 pm EST Sunday.

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