Western Port Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 10:53 pm EST on Monday 21 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is over the Tasman Sea. A cold front will move across Bass Strait during Tuesday. Another cold front is expected to cross Bass Strait late Wednesday and early Thursday with a weak high high pressure system following across Victoria later Thursday, reaching the Tasman Sea on Friday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Western Port

Winds
Northerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point.

Tuesday 22 April

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Western Port

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots west of Sandy Point early in the morning. Winds shifting southwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.

Wednesday 23 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

Thursday 24 April

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.

Friday 25 April

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

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 Tuesday.

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