Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:43 pm EDT on Saturday 28 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A cold front is located over west Bass Strait and is expected to reach central Bass Strait this evening and clear east Bass Strait waters early Sunday morning. A high pressure ridge will then extend across Bass Strait later Sunday and early Monday. Another cold front will move across Bass Strait Monday night and early Tuesday, followed by a stronger cold front on Wednesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Sunday 1 March

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning.

Monday 2 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 3 March

Winds
Westerly about 10 knots tending southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then tending southerly during the day.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Wednesday 4 March

Winds
Southwesterly about 10 knots tending westerly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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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