Forecast issued at 1:14 pm EDT on Saturday 8 March 2014.
Forecast for Saturday 8 March
Heatwave conditions are forecast over southern Victoria and Tasmania.
Forecast for Sunday 9 March
Heatwave conditions are forecast to expand over Victoria and persist across Tasmania. A heatwave is developing over the Top End.
Forecast for Monday 10 March
The heatwave continues over the Top End locally reaching severe inland. The heatwave completely subsides over Victoria and Tasmania with the passage of a cold front.
Forecast for Tuesday 11 March
The Top End is still expecting heatwave conditions that are locally severe inland. There is some evidence of a heatwave through small parts of northwest Western Australia.
Forecast for Wednesday 12 March
The heatwave subsides over the Top End and also over northwest Western Australia.
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office Operations (including NMOC, NCC)