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7 Day Wind and Wave Forecast for Melbourne
Latest predictions for Melbourne from Seabreeze

Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast

Forecast issued at 10:00 am EDT on Friday 18 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak high pressure ridge is located over eastern Bass Strait as a cold front crosses the Bight. The front is expected to reach Portland around 1400hrs, Cape Otway 1600hrs and Pt Lonsdale around 1800hrs, before clearing eastern waters early on Saturday. A high pressure system will move over the Bight during Saturday, with winds easing during Sunday as the high approaches Adelaide before moving over western Bass Strait by Monday night.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:40 pm EDT Friday.

Full Port Phillip Local Waters Forecast.


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Weather Resources

We often smile as it unfolds that the Melbourne and Mornington Peninsula region can have four seasons in one day, but these small changes in weather generally do not effect diving. If rain is forecast, it doesn't matter as you're already planning to get wet! When it's raining you will often find that the wind dies down and surface conditions improve.

These are the links to the web sites we use to plan our dives near Melbourne.

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The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.
— Jacques Cousteau