BoM Melbourne Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Port Phillip Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 20 October
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Western Port Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Western Port
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: Variable below 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: Variable around 10 knots
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 20 October
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres west of Sandy Point during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Gippsland Lakes Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gippsland Lakes
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then turning north to northeasterly below 10 knots during the evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 20 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Port Phillip and Western Port Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip and Western Port
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 4:40PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.

West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 10:25PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: East to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning north to northwesterly during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres.Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far west early in the morning. Winds tending variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.East to southeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 25 to 30 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 10:25PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far west this evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres in the west.
Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the west.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 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 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the west.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance
Issued: Tuesday, 16 October 10:25PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the east.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the east.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
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, 16 October 10:25PM
Weather Situation
A low pressure system to the southwest extends a trough over central Bass Strait. The trough will slowly move eastward over the remainder of the Strait on Wednesday and Thursday as the low drifts past Tasmania. On Friday a weak ridge of high pressure will move across Victoria ahead of a cold front, which will cross Bass Strait early Saturday.
Forecast for Tuesday, 16 October
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore at night.
Forecast for Wednesday, 17 October
Winds: Northeasterly 20 to 30 knots, 15 to 20 knots over western waters.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.Southerly around 1 metre, tending west to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Thursday, 18 October
Winds: North to northeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.Southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers in the far east, 50% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Friday, 19 October
Winds: South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.