Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Wednesday 24 April 2024.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure extends over the State from a high in the Bight, with a weak trough forecast to cross coastal waters late this evening into Thursday morning. The high pressure system moves closer over the coming days and then crosses Victoria over the weekend, with the next cold front approaching over the Southern Ocean late Sunday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 20 to 25 knots, shifting westerly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 25 April

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Friday 26 April

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Saturday 27 April

Winds
Southwesterly below 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly during the morning then shifting south to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 28 April

Winds
East to northeasterly below 10 knots tending northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to below 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 5:10 am EST Thursday.

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