Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Friday 1 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over South Australia will move slowly eastwards across New South Wales during the weekend resulting in a west to northwesterly airflow over Bass Strait. A cold front and associated low pressure trough will approach far western Victorian waters Sunday night then will move across Bass Strait on Monday. This system is expected to develop into a low off the New South Wales coast on Tuesday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the south this evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Saturday 2 July

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the south during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Sunday 3 July

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 4 July

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southerly during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Tuesday 5 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

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 EST Saturday.

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