Victoria

Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

Port Phillip and Western Port

Sunday 23 February

Synoptic Situation: A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will move slowly east over the next few days. A low pressure trough over central Victoria will persist into Monday, then cross eastern Victoria on Tuesday as a cold front approaches southwest Victoria. The cold front will sweep through Victoria early on Wednesday, with a high pressure ridge developing across the south of the State by Wednesday night.

Port Phillip

Sunday 23 February

Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the morning and locally reaching 20 knots during the late morning. Wind gradually tending southerly during the afternoon at 15 to 20 knots before easing to 10 to 15 knots at night.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Monday 24 February

Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Tuesday 25 February

Winds: Northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm during the day.

Wednesday 26 February

Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots tending southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.