Western Port Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 11:02 pm EST on Wednesday 29 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over New South Wales will move slowly east today. A strong cold front to the west will cross Bass Strait on Thursday. Another high pressure system will develop over South Australia later on Friday then move slowly eastwards during the weekend.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Sandy Point in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 30 June

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Western Port

Winds
Northerly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the south during the day. Winds shifting westerly at 15 to 25 knots in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Possible hail in the late afternoon and evening.

Friday 1 July

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Saturday 2 July

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots by the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of showers.

Sunday 3 July

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% 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 5:10 am EST Thursday.

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