Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Thursday 13 August 2020.

Weather Situation

A northerly airstream will persist across Victorian coastal waters until the end of the week. A low pressure system over waters south of the Bight will move east and weaken on Friday as an upper level trough crosses the State. Another low will develop off the south coast of NSW on Saturday as a large high pressure system moves over South Australia. The low is expected to remain slow moving during Sunday as a weak high pressure ridge extends over western Bass Strait.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Friday 14 August

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots tending northeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Saturday 15 August

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Sunday 16 August

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:40 pm EST Thursday.

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