Western Port Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EDT on Tuesday 23 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A cold front over eastern Bass Strait will cross remaining Victorian coastal waters today. A high pressure system will extend a ridge across Bass Strait on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, with a weak cold front crossing Tasmania on Thursday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots reaching up to 25 knots west of Sandy Point in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning.

Wednesday 24 October

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 25 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 26 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre west of Sandy Point.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Tuesday.

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