West Victoria Coastal Waters Forecast: SA-Vic Border to Cape Otway

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Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Saturday 28 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over South Australia will move over southern New South Wales during Sunday and will extend a ridge southward across Victoria. The high will then move slowly southwards over Victoria during Monday and be located over Tasmania by Tuesday before drifting southeastwards on Wednesday. A weak upper level trough will approach western Victoria during Tuesday before moving over southern New South Wales on Wednesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening.
1st Swell
Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Sunday 29 May

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
1st Swell
Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Monday 30 May

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Westerly 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 31 May

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres during the evening.
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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am EST Sunday.

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