Western Port Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:22 am EDT on Wednesday 25 January 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge over southern Victoria. The high should prop just west of Victoria on Thursday then skip across the State to reach the Tasman Sea on Friday. On Saturday a weak cold front is expected to cross Tasmania then a small high centre should follow over Tasmania on Sunday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to below 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 26 January

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to below 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Friday 27 January

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

Saturday 28 January

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

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 EDT Wednesday.

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