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Forecast issued at 10:09 am EST on Thursday 16 August 2018.

Weather Situation

Vigorous westerly winds will ease over Bass Strait later Thursday a high pressure system over South Australia extends a weak ridge across Victoria. The next cold front approaching from the west will reach far western Victorian coastal waters late Friday afternoon and will cross remaining waters Friday night and early Saturday. A vigorous west to southwesterly airflow will follow on Saturday and Sunday as a large high pressure system approaches the Bight.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon and tending northwesterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 17 August

Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Port Phillip

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning and reaching 25 knots at times in the late afternoon. North to northwesterly winds increasing to 25 to 30 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the south during the morning.
Weather
Mostly sunny morning. 50% chance of showers at night.

Saturday 18 August

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 15 to 25 knots during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon with possible hail.

Sunday 19 August

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.