Western Port Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 10:09 am EST on Saturday 22 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system lies over New South Wales while a cold front approaches from the west. The front will reach far southwest Victoria early Sunday morning before weakening as it crosses the State. A second front will follow through Bass Strait Sunday night. The high pressure will remain to the north of Victoria on Monday then another front will approach from the west during Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Western Port

Winds
Northerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 23 July

Strong Wind Warning for Sunday for Western Port

Winds
Northerly 20 to 30 knots becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning then shifting westerly 20 to 30 knots in the late afternoon then easing to 15 to 20 knots by late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres west of Sandy Point during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 24 July

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 0.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 25 July

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% 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 Saturday.

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