Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Wednesday 26 June 2019.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system over the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Victoria. The high will drift eastwards over the next few days. A cold front will move across the Bight on Friday and will cross Bass Strait on Saturday as an associated low passes to the south of Tasmania. The next high pressure system will form over inland South Australia on Sunday and will extend a ridge across northern Victoria Sunday night as further front move across the Southern Ocean.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots this evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 27 June

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 28 June

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots before dawn.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres in the south.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 29 June

Winds
Northerly 15 to 25 knots turning west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.

Sunday 30 June

Winds
West to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Thursday.

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