Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:53 pm EDT on Friday 24 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A broad area of low pressure will linger over Victoria during tonight and Saturday before contracting to eastern parts during Sunday. The low pressure trough will clear the State during Monday as a high pressure system moves from the the Bight towards southern Tasmania. The high will strengthen over the South Tasman Sea on Tuesday and another low pressure trough will develop over the Bight.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeast to southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the evening. Stronger squalls possible with thunderstorms.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Saturday 25 November

Winds
North to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly in the afternoon. Stronger squalls possible with thunderstorms.
Weather
Mostly sunny morning. 50% chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Sunday 26 November

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely.

Monday 27 November

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 28 November

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% 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 Saturday.

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