Monday: Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Easterly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then increasing to 25/30 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 35 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, tending southerly 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms offshore, extending throughout from the early morning. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 3/5 metres. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres.Issued Mon 16:20 EST
17:37 EST Overnight, Melbourne experienced very warm temperatures under a blanket of cloud ahead of a cold front.