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

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Forecast issued at 10:00 pm EST on Sunday 5 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred near Adelaide will slowly push eastwards, reaching the western Victorian border by Monday. The tail end of a weak cold front will clip southern Victoria during early Tuesday, with the high then moving further east to replace the front later on Tuesday. By Wednesday the high will move over the Tasman and become near stationary. A deep trough to the southwest is expected to reach the Bight and develop a low pressure system by Thursday night.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Sunday for East Gippsland Coast

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots inshore in the east.
Seas
2 to 2.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 6 July

Strong Wind Warning for Monday for East Gippsland Coast

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots at times in the east.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Tuesday 7 July

Winds
Southwesterly 25 to 30 knots turning south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds tending east to northeasterly about 10 knots in the west during the late afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
1st Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, tending southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
2nd Swell
South to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far west during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Wednesday 8 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots, becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots around the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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.

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

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