Please be aware wind gusts can be a further 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.
Part 1 warnings refer to latest warnings for details of the area affected.
Melbourne Gale Warning 1. Melbourne Gale Warning 2.
Part 2 situation at 1800 UTC refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather system.
Cold front  38s146e 50s155e. Forecast 30s153e 39s163e 50s169e at 201200utc.
Cold front  39s139e 44s141e to low 1000hpa near 47s136e. Weakening by 201200utc.
Trough 39s131e to low 1000hpa near 47s136e. Weakening by 201200utc.
Part 3 forecast between line 29s153e 43s170e and line 38s141e 43s129e, outside warning areas: northwest quarter winds shifting westerly quarter west of front , southwest quarter within 360nm west of trough, then westerly quarter again remainder to west. Wind speeds reaching 20/33 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.
Remainder: winds not exceeding 25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.
Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of fronts and trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Thursday.