Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Saturday 7 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A cold front will cross Tasmania on Saturday then a ridge will briefly extend across Victoria on Sunday. Another cold front will cross Bass Strait and Tasmania on Monday. Once again a narrow ridge will extend across Victoria on Tuesday but the next high pressure system looks set to remain well to the west.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower during the morning and afternoon.

Sunday 8 March

Winds
Westerly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Monday 9 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the day then tending southerly during the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Tuesday 10 March

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

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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