BoM Melbourne Marine Weather Forecast


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Port Phillip Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: Variable below 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning then tending northwesterly during the afternoon. A southwesterly change of 25 to 30 knots during the evening with squalls around 40 knots likely with and immediately following the change.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny morning. 90% chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly in the middle of the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming south to southwesterly about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Saturday, 1 April
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Western Port Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Western Port
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: West to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming northerly in the evening.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning. Winds shifting southerly 20 to 30 knots during the evening with some squalls around 40 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny morning. 90% chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres west of Sandy Point.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the morning then becoming south to southwesterly during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Saturday, 1 April
Winds: West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting southerly 15 to 25 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres west of Sandy Point during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Gippsland Lakes Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gippsland Lakes
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Variable about 10 knots. A southwesterly change 20 to 30 knots in the late evening.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny day. 20% chance of a shower in the evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming southerly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 1 April
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots grading to 20 to 25 knots offshore.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres offshore.
Swell: Westerly 4 to 5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower in the far west, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the morning then shifting southwesterly during the afternoon then easing to 20 to 25 knots during the evening. Stronger squalls possible with the change.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Westerly 4 to 5 metres, tending southwesterly 4 to 6 metres during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: West to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots turning southerly and easing to 15 knots by midday.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly 5 to 6 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the early morning.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming westerly during the morning then increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots offshore, but winds more variable and generally less than 10 knots near the coast this evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell: Westerly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres in the far west.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots early in the morning and further increasing to 20 to 25 knots by midday. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore ahead of a southwesterly change 20 to 30 knots in the late afternoon and evening with stronger squalls likely.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: West to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres in the west.
Weather: Mostly sunny morning. 90% chance of showers in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: West to northwesterly winds around 15 knots offshore. Winds around 10 knots closer to the coast and variable in direction.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west.
Swell: West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the west.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots well offshore and in the west. A southwesterly change 25 to 30 knots extending from the far west during the evening with some stronger squalls.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the west around midday.
Swell: West to southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 60% chance of showers in the west, 30% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
East Gippsland Coast: Lakes Entrance to 60nm east of Gabo Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for East Gippsland Coast: Lakes Entrance to 60nm east of Gabo Island
Issued: Tuesday, 28 March 10:19PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 28 March
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots over waters west of Gabo Island during the morning. Wind becoming variable below 10 knots throughout during the afternoon then tending northwesterly at 15 knots during the evening ahead of a southwesterly change 25 to 30 knots in the far west at night.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots early in the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the west during the morning.Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 31 March
Winds: South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming southeasterly inshore about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.