Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:13 am EST on Friday 31 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A cold front moved through eastern waters overnight. Another cold front will approach far western Bass Strait tonight before sweeping across Bass Strait during Saturday. The next front looks set to follow Sunday night into Monday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the south in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the south later in the evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 1 August

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Port Phillip

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds tending northwesterly early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots later morning.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Sunday 2 August

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 3 August

Winds
West to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning then tending westerly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers, with possible hail in the morning and afternoon.

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 Friday.

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