No warnings for Victoria
Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Saturday 25 March 2017.
A high pressure system lies to the southeast of Tasmania. On Saturday, a weak trough of low pressure will move across Victoria with a ridge of high pressure to move over the State on Sunday. Meanwhile a cold front will develop over the Bight, crossing Victoria on Monday before the ridge of high pressure redevelops over the State on Tuesday.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning northerly in the early afternoon and becoming variable to 10 knots in the west later in the day.
- 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
- Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Sunday 26 March
- Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Afternoon inshore breezes to 15 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- Easterly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Monday 27 March
- North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots during the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots during the evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
- 1st Swell
- South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the evening.
- 2nd Swell
- Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west during the afternoon or evening.
- Mostly sunny. 40% 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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:40 pm EDT Saturday.