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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip

Issued at 5:10 am EST on Saturday 11 July 2020
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 14 July 2020.

Please be aware
Wind 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.

Warning Information

For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call 1300 659 210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system to the southwest of Adelaide is moving slowly eastwards and will move over Victoria today. A high pressure system further to the West will move to the south of Tasmania on Sunday. On Monday, a low pressure system will deepen rapidly along the New South Wales coast as the high pressure system moves over the southern Tasman Sea. Both of the systems will remain slow moving over the Tasman Sea on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday 11 July until midnight

Winds: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Sunday 12 July

Winds: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Forecast for Monday 13 July

Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the north during the afternoon. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Forecast for Tuesday 14 July

Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the north. Weather: Partly cloudy.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:40 pm EST Saturday.

* Calls to 1300 number cost around 27.5c inc. GST, higher from mobiles or public phones. Marine forecasts are also available on VHF and HF radio. View the radio schedule on www.bom.gov.au/marine

Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.