Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Tuesday 14 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A deepening low pressure system over the Tasman Sea is cradled by a high pressure system located just south of Tasmania. The high extends a ridge across western Bass Strait, which will persist into Wednesday as the high and low remain slow moving. Both systems are expected to move east during Thursday, with the ridge moving over central Bass Strait by Thursday evening.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

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

Wednesday 15 July

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 16 July

Winds
Southeasterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 17 July

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly 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 4:40 pm EST Tuesday.

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