BoM Melbourne Marine Weather Forecast


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Port Phillip Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Issued: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 25 knots ahead of a southwesterly change of 25 to 30 knots during the evening with squalls around 40 knots. Winds easing from the west at night to 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
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 southerly during 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: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots ahead of a southwesterly change of 20 to 30 knots during the evening with stronger squalls. Winds easing to 15 to 20 knots later in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres west of Sandy Point by early evening.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny day. 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: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Variable about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly and increasing to 15 to 20 knots ahead of a southwesterly change of 20 to 30 knots during 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 during 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: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, tending north to northwesterly and increasing to 25 to 30 knots during the morning. Winds shifting southwesterly during the afternoon then easing to 20 to 25 knots and tending westerly later.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Southwesterly 5 to 6 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far east during the early morning. Winds tending southerly 10 to 15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly 5 to 7 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: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, increasing to 25 to 30 knots by early afternoon. Winds shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening with squalls to 40 knots. Winds easing to 15 to 25 knots in the far west at night.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
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, reaching up to 25 knots in the far west early in the morning. Winds 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: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots shifting southwesterly at 25 to 30 knots from the west during the evening with stronger squalls.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 60% chance of showers in the west, 30% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the east at first.
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: Wednesday, 29 March 11:00AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 29 March
Winds: Northwest to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the late evening ahead of a southwesterly change of 25 to 30 knots in the far west during the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 30 March
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching 20 to 30 knots during the early morning. Winds tending southerly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.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.