Issued by the Australian government Bureau of Meteorology for 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 29 March 2020
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 3. Melbourne Gale Warning 4.
Part 2 situation at 1800 UTC refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather system
Cold front  39s141e 46s144e 50s139e. Forecast 29s154e 36s160e 42s160e 50s158e at 310000utc.
Cold front  forecast 41s117e 44s129e 50s140e at 310000utc.
Part 3 forecast refer to latest warnings.
South of line 41s129e 46s151e 34s157e 34s167e, outside warning areas: westerly quarter winds tending northerly quarter east of front  and northwesterly quarter within 660nm east of front . Wind speeds 20/33 knots. Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.
Remainder: wind speeds not exceeding 25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell, becoming heavy west of 145e.
Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorm within 240nm of fronts. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Monday.