Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 10:00 pm EDT on Sunday 25 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will develop over Bight waters during Monday and is expected to strengthen and move east to southeast to lie south of Tasmania during Tuesday and the remainder of the week. A low pressure trough to the east of Victoria will deepen significantly during Wednesday night and a low pressure system is expected to form over the Tasman Sea on Thursday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Monday 26 January

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming southeasterly at around 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 27 January

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Wednesday 28 January

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Thursday 29 January

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southeasterly during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% 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 Monday.

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