Central District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Wednesday 20 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak cold front will pass through Bass Strait this evening. A high pressure system over waters south of the Bight will slowly move southwestwards, to be centred southwest of Tasmania by Saturday morning. The high will then move slowly westwards over the weekend, remaining over the Tasman Sea on Monday and Tuesday as a second high moves across the Southern Ocean towards Tasmania.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the southeast. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 21 February

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog patches in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower in the east in the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:50am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Geelong 12 21
Partly cloudy. Ballarat 9 22
Possible light morning shower. Scoresby 13 22
Partly cloudy. Yarra Glen 11 22
Cloudy. Frankston 15 21
Possible light morning shower. Wonthaggi 14 21

Friday 22 February

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog patches in the early morning. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 23 February

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending east to southeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Sunday 24 February

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Thursday.

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