Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 4 July 2015.
A high pressure system over southern New South Wales will move slowly eastwards during the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will cross Tasmania today, just clipping the Victorian coast. The next low and associated cold front will move south of the Bight on Sunday to enter western Victoria later on Monday. The cold front and low will move through Bass Strait on Tuesday as a high pressure develops well south of Tasmania.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Medium (50%) chance of showers from late this morning. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 13.
No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]
Sunday 5 July
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.
Monday 6 July
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, chiefly in the morning. Snowfalls above 1100 metres. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h turning northwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.
Tuesday 7 July
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, chiefly in the afternoon and evening. Snowfalls above 1200 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.