Western Port Local Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:40 pm EST on Monday 15 July 2024.

Weather Situation

A low about eastern Bass Strait will to move northeastwards and weaken into Tuesday. A series of troughs will extend from the low complex over Port Phillip and Western Port before the next ridge builds over the State from Wednesday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Gale Warning for Monday for Western Port

Winds
Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots west of Sandy Point in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3 metres west of Sandy Point.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.

Tuesday 16 July

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Western Port

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots west of Sandy Point early in the morning. Winds turning south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers.

Wednesday 17 July

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Thursday 18 July

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Friday 19 July

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

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 5:10 am EST Tuesday.

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