Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Issued at 10:02 am EST on Monday 6 July 2020
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 9 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 high pressure system centred near Adelaide will slowly push eastwards,
reaching the western Victorian border later today. The tail end of a weak cold
front will cross Bass Strait early Tuesday, with the high then moving further
east to replace the front later on Tuesday. By Wednesday the high will move
over the Tasman Sea and become near stationary. A deep trough to the southwest
is expected to reach the Bight and develop a low pressure system by Thursday

Forecast for Monday 6 July until midnight
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather:
Cloudy. 60% chance of light showers.

Forecast for Tuesday 7 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly during the morning. Seas:
Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Forecast for Wednesday 8 July
Winds: East to southeasterly below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly
during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Thursday 9 July
Winds: Northerly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

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

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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.

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