Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Saturday 28 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over southern New South Wales will weaken this morning. A high pressure system will develop over South Australia later today then move over southern New South Wales by Sunday, extending a ridge southward across Victoria. The high will then move slowly southwards over Victoria during Monday and be located over Tasmania by Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning and locally reaching 20 knots in the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Sunday 29 May

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots tending west to southwesterly during the afternoon then tending westerly around 10 knots during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Monday 30 May

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the day then becoming north to northeasterly during the evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 31 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 Saturday.

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