Melbourne Bays Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Phillip Heads
Tides for Geelong
Tides for Melbourne
forecast windsThursday: N 25/35 kts
Friday: SW 25/30 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SW increasing 10/15 kts
Northerly 25/35 knots shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Wind tending southwesterly 25/30 knots during the afternoon then tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the evening. Squalls to 40 knots possible this afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly 25/30 knots 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 05:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Not available.
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Port Phillip & West, Central, Central Gippsland & East Gippsland coasts. Strong Wind Warning Western Port & Gippsland Lakes
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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.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.