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forecast windsWednesday: E/SE 10 kts
Thursday: E 20 kts
Friday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Winds tending northeasterly inshore. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Wed 15:56 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...