Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Friday 25 May 2018.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system centred over southern Victoria and Bass Strait will move eastward and become established over the Tasman Sea by Friday night. A cold front is forecast to cross the Bight during Saturday then weaken as it approaches western Bass Strait on Sunday. The front will slide to the south as a stronger cold front develops over the Bight on Monday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 26 May

Winds
Northwesterly below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly in the morning then becoming northeasterly in the evening.
Weather
The chance of morning fog with reduced visibility. Sunny afternoon.

Sunday 27 May

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 28 May

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
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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