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 Melbourne Gale Warning 3 issued 020655utc: area bounded by 50s122e 44s124e 39s132e 37s140e 39s143e 35s154e 38s157e 47s160e 50s160e 50s157e 46s152e 46s146e 50s145e 50s122e.
Melbourne Gale Warning 1 issued 020659utc: area bounded by 50s128e 47s130e 47s136e 50s137e 50s128e.
Part 2 situation at 0600 UTC refer to latest warnings.
Ridge  31s080e 38s089e to high 1038hpa near 37s104e to 34s115e. Forecast 30s080e 38s092e to high 1038hpa near 37s104e to 34s117e at 021800utc and 30s081e 39s093e to high 1038hpa near 38s103e to 32s129e at 030600utc.
Ridge  50s082e 43s088e 38s089e. Forecast 37s104e 43s094e 50s093e at 021800utc and 38s103e 45s098e 50s098e 50s098e at 030600utc.
Trough 42s092e 45s101e 50s103e. Forecast 42s098e 45s108e 50s114e at 021800utc and 41s106e 42s113e 46s119e at 030600utc.
Part 3 forecast refer to latest warnings.
Within 180nm of ridges, 240nm of high: variable winds below 20 knots tending W quarter 10/20 knots along ridge . Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.
Remainder north of ridge : E quarter winds 15/25 knots. Variable winds below 20 knots east of line 12s110e 24s114e. Moderate seas. Moderate swell decreasing to low swell east of 119e.
Remainder south of ridge  and east of ridge , outside warning areas: SW quarter winds tending W quarter within 300nm east of trough. Wind speeds 15/25 knots, increasing to 25/33 knots within 180nm of warning area. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.
Remainder south of ridge  and west of ridge : NW quarter winds 15/25 knots gradually tending N quarter 20/30 knots from the west. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 180nm of trough. Isolated showers and thunderstorms remainder south of ridge  east of ridge . Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Sunday.