East Gippsland Coastal Waters Forecast: Lakes Entrance to 60nm east of Gabo Island

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Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Monday 30 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over Tasmania extends a broad ridge over Victoria and New South Wales. A low pressure trough over South Australia will weaken as it approaches Victoria on Monday night. The high will move only slowly across the Tasman Sea on during the week maintaining a over Victoria. Meanwhile a a weak upper level trough will move across Victoria on Tuesday and Wednesday. Another upper level trough is expected to approach Victoria on Friday as the high pressure system nears New Zealand.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 31 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 1 June

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Thursday 2 June

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 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.

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

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