Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:58 pm EDT on Saturday 31 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A deep low pressure system east of Bass Strait will be slow moving today before moving away to the southeast on Sunday. A high pressure system will strengthen south of the Bight on Sunday where it will remain until mid next week. A cold front will move across Tasmania on Tuesday, reinforcing the southerly airflow across Bass Strait.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Sunday 1 February

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then turning northeasterly below 10 knots in the late evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Monday 2 February

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 3 February

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning then becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the afternoon.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Wednesday 4 February

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting east to southeasterly during the day.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

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 5:10 am EDT Sunday.

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