Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EDT on Monday 27 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system centred over the southern Tasman Sea extends a ridge across Tasmania to waters south of the Bight. Little change is expected in this pattern over the coming days although a new high will strengthen south of the Bight on Thursday and a low pressure trough is likely to deepen off the central New South Wales coast on Friday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Tuesday 28 February

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northerly early in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 1 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Thursday 2 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Friday 3 March

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 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 5:10 am EDT Tuesday.

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