Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Monday 20 August 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over South Australia extends a ridge over northern Victoria while a cold front is expected to move across Bass Strait tonight and early Tuesday. The high will move slowly eastwards across New South Wales on Wednesday extending a ridge across Victoria. The ridge will remain over eastern Victoria on Thursday and Friday as a low pressure system over the Bight moves over South Australia and into western New South Wales.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Tuesday 21 August

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots around the middle of the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Wednesday 22 August

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 23 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 24 August

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
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 5:10 am EST Tuesday.

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