Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EDT on Friday 9 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will drift eastwards and will move across Victoria during the weekend. The high will reach the Tasman Sea on Monday while a cold front strengthens over the Bight. The active cold front will enter western Victoria later on Tuesday before extending to central parts at night.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly around 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots tonight.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Saturday 10 December

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon before easing to around 10 knots at night.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers in the morning.

Sunday 11 December

Winds
Southerly 5 to 10 knots turning south to southeasterly during the afternoon and steadily increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Wind easing to 10 to 15 knots at night.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a light shower in the morning.

Monday 12 December

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 13 December

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 50% chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening.

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 Saturday.

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