Western Port Local Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:10 am EST on Tuesday 27 September 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough and low-pressure system will move across Victoria today, before moving away into the Tasman Sea on Wednesday. A high-pressure system will move south of Tasmania mid and late week, extending a ridge across Victorian waters.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Sandy Point during the afternoon and evening. Winds turning southerly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon.

Wednesday 28 September

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Thursday 29 September

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre west of Sandy Point.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Friday 30 September

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 4:40 pm EST Tuesday.

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