Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Saturday 28 March 2015.
A complex area of low pressure over the Tasman Sea will approach New Zealand tonight. A high pressure system centred near Adelaide will move slowly eastwards across Victoria over the weekend and during Monday, then will be centred over the Tasman Sea on Tuesday as weak cold fronts pass to the south of Tasmania.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly below 10 knots around the middle of the day then becoming south to southeasterly in the early afternoon.
- Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.
Sunday 29 March
- Variable below 10 knots.
- Partly cloudy.
Monday 30 March
- North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening.
Tuesday 31 March
- Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening.
- 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 EDT Saturday.