Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Friday 21 September 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will cross northern Victoria on Friday. A cold front over the Southern Ocean will reach far southwest Victorian coastal waters late Saturday afternoon and will cross remaining Bass Strait waters Saturday night as a large high pressure system develops over waters south of the Bight. The high will move eastwards on Monday and will be centred just west of Tasmania by late Tuesday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Northerly to 10 knots tending southeasterly in the afternoon then northerly at night.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 22 September

Winds
Northwesterly below 10 knots tending southeast to southerly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon then becoming northwesterly about 10 knots at night.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 23 September

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 24 September

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the day.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:40 pm EST Friday.

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