North to northeasterly 10/15 knots ahead of a south to southeasterly change 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Southeasterly winds increasing to 15/20 knots late afternoon and further to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots late morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres.Issued Thu 05:11 CDT
20:42 EDT Railway operator Metro Trains has cancelled dozens of services as Melbourne braces for extreme heat on Thursday.