Western Port Local Waters Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Monday 22 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system over eastern Victoria will be centred just off the NSW coast during today and then over the Tasman Sea on Tuesday. A low pressure trough will move from South Australia towards western Bass Strait late Tuesday then will move across Bass Strait on Wednesday and early Thursday as the next high pressure system forms over the Bight.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots. Afternoon seabreezes to 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metre.

Tuesday 23 September

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots. Afternoon seabreezes to 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metre.

Wednesday 24 September

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly during the morning then becoming easterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Isolated thunderstorms.

Thursday 25 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point during the morning.

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 Monday.

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