Marine Weather Warnings - Local Waters Wind Warning
Local Waters Wind Warning
for Port Phillip.
Issued at 11:28 pm EDT on Wednesday 13 March 2013.
Please be aware
Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum
waves may be up to twice the height.
A cold front has moved into the Tasman Sea
Cancelled local wind warning for Port Phillip
Winds not expected to exceed 25 knots.
No further warnings will be issued for this event.
More detailed information about local wind speed and direction and wave
information is available in the Local Waters Forecast.
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.