A severe weather warning has moved to the East of Victoria and is leaving high winds in its wake.

Damaging winds, averaging between 60km/h to 70km/h with peak gusts of 90 to 110 km/h are expected over coastal areas and the Alpine Peaks today.

The winds are also expected to hit the Frankston area.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should: 
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees; 
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony; 
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.

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