Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Tuesday 25 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will extend a ridge across northern Victoria today. A cold front will move across Bass Strait on Wednesday and then the high will drift slowly eastwards to be near Tasmania on Thursday and Friday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Westerly around 20 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 20 knots late morning then more southerly during the afternoon and increasing to 20 to 25 knots late afternoon and early evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower during the morning and afternoon.

Wednesday 26 November

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending westerly before dawn then turning south to southwesterly at 10 to 15 knots in the morning. Southerly wind increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon before easing to 10 to 15 knots at night.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon.

Thursday 27 November

Winds
Southerly around 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon with seabreezes.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 28 November

Winds
South to southeasterly to 10 knots and increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon with seabreezes.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
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 Tuesday.

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