Gippsland Lakes Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Thursday 19 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is over the Tasman sea. A cold front will approach western Bass Strait tonight, moving across western and central waters on Friday and clearing eastern waters Saturday afternoon. Another cold front will approach southwest Victorian coastal waters late Sunday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly below 10 knots tending easterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then tending northeasterly in the evening.
Weather
The chance of fog early this morning with reduced visibility. Sunny afternoon.

Friday 20 September

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 21 September

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots shifting westerly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning.

Sunday 22 September

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

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 EST Thursday.

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