Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsThursday: W/SW locally 35 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SW increasing 10/15 kts
Westerly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly during the afternoon and possibly reaching 35 knots during the late afternoon and evening, most likely in the south. Seas: 1/2 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly by dawn then easing to 15/25 knots by the late morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots during the morning then becoming southerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the day then becoming south to southeasterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.Issued Thu 11:02 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.
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Gale Warning for Port Phillip, Western Port & West, Central, Central Gippsland & East Gippsland coasts. Strong Wind for Gippsland Lakes
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The most widespread heat in seven years could could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.