Western Port Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Monday 8 March 2021.

Weather Situation

An inland low pressure trough will move across central and eastern Victoria today, while a ridge pushes into western Victorian waters from a high pressure system over the Bight. The ridge will extend across Bass Strait on Tuesday, with the high crossing Tasmania and moving over the Tasman Sea on Wednesday. An inland low will deepen over NSW around the middle of the week, slowly drifting southeastwards on Thursday while a ridge persists over southern Victoria.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 9 March

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming south to southeasterly below 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Wednesday 10 March

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

Thursday 11 March

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly during the morning then becoming south to southwesterly during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
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 EDT Monday.

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