No warnings for Victoria
Forecast issued at 5:11 am EDT on Saturday 14 December 2013.
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge to northern Victoria. The high centre will slowly move eastwards today and should lie just west of Victoria on Sunday. By Monday, the high will straddle Bass Strait and then reach the Tasman Sea by Tuesday night.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day before tending southwesterly at around 10 knots tonight.
Sunday 15 December
- Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Monday 16 December
- Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then becoming easterly below 10 knots during the evening.
Tuesday 17 December
- Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
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.