Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 10:38 am EST on Tuesday 23 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front over central Victoria will weaken and slip southeastwards this morning. Another cold front will approach western Victoria this evening and cross the State on Wednesday morning before a ridge of high pressure extends over northern Victoria. A weak cold front will move across Bass Strait and coastal Victoria on Thursday before the ridge of high pressure is maintained across Victoria on Friday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots, locally reaching 25 knots at first.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Wednesday 24 May

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Port Phillip

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting westerly 20 to 30 knots around dawn. Wind tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the late afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon.

Thursday 25 May

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 knots before tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Friday 26 May

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots shifting north to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
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 4:40 pm EST Tuesday.

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