Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Sunday 22 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A large, slow moving high pressure system centred south of the Bight will continue to direct a southwesterly airflow across Bass Strait for the remainder of the weekend. The high will weaken as it moves eastwards across Victoria late Monday. A low pressure system will develop over the Bight region during Tuesday, then will move across Victoria on Wednesday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the north.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Monday 23 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a light shower in the morning and early afternoon.

Tuesday 24 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots tending southerly during the afternoon then tending easterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Wednesday 25 October

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then tending southeasterly about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

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 Sunday.

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