Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Sunday 18 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across the State. The high centre will move east across NSW and to the Tasman Sea on Monday as a cold front crosses the Bight. The cold front will move across Bass Strait on Tuesday with a weak ridge of high pressure developing in the wake of the front. Another cold front crossing the Southern Ocean will reach western Bass Strait later on Wednesday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 19 April

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the late evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 20 April

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots shifting west to southwesterly during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers, with possible hail in the evening.

Wednesday 21 April

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms.

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

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