Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Thursday 8 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A cold front is moving east into the Tasman sea, with a cool southwesterly airstream to follow until Friday. A high south of the Bight will track slowly eastwards to be centred east of Tasmania by Saturday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

West to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Partly cloudy.

Friday 9 December

West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly in the middle of the day then becoming variable below 10 knots in the late evening.

Saturday 10 December

Northwesterly below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly during the morning then tending easterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 11 December

East to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots shifting west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 EDT Thursday.

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