BoM Melbourne Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Port Phillip Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly in the afternoon then turning west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 27 April
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy.
Western Port Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Western Port
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: South to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly in the afternoon then turning west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Sandy Point.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 27 April
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy.
Gippsland Lakes Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gippsland Lakes
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: Southeasterly below 10 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending westerly 20 to 30 knots during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 27 April
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy.
Port Phillip and Western Port Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip and Western Port
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.

West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: Westerly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 25 to 30 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres around midday.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: Westerly 30 to 35 knots shifting southwesterly 25 to 35 knots during the morning.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres offshore.
Swell: Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres, increasing to 5 to 7 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers, with possible hail in the morning and afternoon.
Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning, then tending southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: Westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres in the far west during the afternoon.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: West to northwesterly 25 to 30 knots shifting west to southwesterly 25 to 35 knots during the morning.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore.
Swell: West to southwesterly 3 to 5 metres, increasing to 5 to 7 metres in the far west during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.
Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance
Issued: Tuesday, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: Westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: West to northwesterly 25 to 35 knots shifting west to southwesterly 30 to 35 knots during the day.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres during the morning.
Swell: West to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.
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, 23 April 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach western Bass Strait late on Thursday before moving through Bass Strait on Friday. On Saturday a high pressure system over the Bight will move slowly eastwards.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 24 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then turning west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 25 April
Winds: Westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 25 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 26 April
Winds: West to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots shifting west to southwesterly 30 to 35 knots during the day.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres during the morning.
Swell: West to southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres during the morning.Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.