Western Port Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across Bass Strait to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. The ridge will contract northwards and weaken on Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania late in the day. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach southwest Victorian coastal waters late on Thursday before moving across Bass Strait early Friday morning.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly around 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Wednesday 24 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloud clearing.

Thursday 25 April

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

Friday 26 April

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres west of Sandy Point during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

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 4:40 pm EST Tuesday.

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