Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:20 am EDT on Saturday 25 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system to the south of the Bight will approach Tasmania today before reaching the southern Tasman Sea by Sunday morning. A cold front will approach from the west during Sunday and will reach western Victoria at night. The cold front will rapidly cross Victoria and Bass Strait on Monday morning with another cold front to cross Bass Strait on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southeasterly in the evening. Afternoon seabreezes to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of drizzle this morning.

Sunday 26 October

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then tending northerly in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower at night. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.

Monday 27 October

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 15 to 25 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the north during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 28 October

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 15 to 25 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly 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 4:40 pm EDT Saturday.

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