Issued by the Australian government Bureau of Meteorology for 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 19 October 2019
Please be aware wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.
Part 1 warnings refer to latest warnings for details of the area affected.
Melbourne Gale Warning 2.
Part 2 situation at 0600 UTC refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather system.
Cold front  33s152e 40s158e 51s158e. East of area by 191800utc.
Cold front  44s141e 53s143e. Forecast 38s168e 54s170e at 201200utc.
Part 3 forecast refer to latest warnings.
Between line 37s141e 43s129e and line 26s153e 28s157e 37s157e 39s164e, outside warning area: northwest quarter winds east of front , tending westerly remainder to west. Southwest quarter winds north of 40s and southerly quarter winds north of 35s. Wind speeds 20/33 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell north of 40s, otherwise moderate to heavy.
Remainder: winds not exceeding 25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Slight to moderate swell.
Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of cold fronts. Scattered showers remainder west of front  south of 38s. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Saturday.