Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:47 pm EDT on Friday 14 December 2018.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over far northwest Victoria will move into New South Wales today and weaken. The low will drift southwards back across Victoria during Saturday, crossing Tasmania on Sunday. A high pressure system will develop well south of the Bight on Monday and will extend a ridge over Victoria.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly wind 10 to 15 knots, locally reaching 20 knots at times. Wind becoming variable to 10 knots during the evening. Stronger squalls with thunderstorms.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Areas of fog later this evening with reduced visibility.

Saturday 15 December

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then becoming northeasterly about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers. Areas of fog in the south in the afternoon with reduced visibility. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Sunday 16 December

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly below 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Monday 17 December

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 18 December

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 EDT Saturday.

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