Central District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Friday 24 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the eastern Tasman Sea will remain slow moving over the next few days. A low pressure trough will linger over western Victoria until Saturday night, then move eastwards across the State during Sunday. A high pressure system that develops over the Bight during Sunday, will move south of Tasmania during Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening and the chance of thunderstorms. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Possible stronger squalls with storms. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Possible storm. Geelong 28
Shower or two. Possible storm. Ballarat 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Scoresby 34
Showers. Possible storm. Yarra Glen 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Frankston 30
Shower or two. Possible storm. Wonthaggi 28

Saturday 25 November

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Sunday 26 November

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Monday 27 November

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before turning east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Friday.

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