Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EDT on Saturday 23 January 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge extending across Bass Strait to a high centred over the Tasman Sea will weaken Sunday. A cold front will reach western waters Monday, crossing Bass Strait in the evening and clearing eastern waters during Tuesday. An inland trough will deepen over Victoria as a new high pressure system moves south of Tasmania on Wednesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots reaching 20 knots at times until early evening then decreasing to about 10 knots at night.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Sunday 24 January

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 25 January

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15 to 20 knots in the morning then shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers in the evening.

Tuesday 26 January

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Wednesday 27 January

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning east to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

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 EDT Sunday.

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