Central District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:19 pm EST on Monday 2 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A cold front will move across southern Victoria on Tuesday producing a vigorous westerly airstream. A high pressure ridge to the north will extend southwards over northern Victoria during Wednesday. Another cold front is expected to move into the Bight on Thursday and will reach western Victoria Thursday night. The front will weaken as it drifts through southern Victoria on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening.

Tuesday 3 May

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 11:10 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Windy. Geelong 12 20
Showers. Very windy. Ballarat 10 15
Showers. Windy. Scoresby 12 19
Showers increasing. Yarra Glen 9 18
Showers. Windy. Frankston 14 18
Showers. Very windy. Wonthaggi 12 20

Wednesday 4 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the early morning. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Thursday 5 May

Partly cloudy. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

Friday 6 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Otways in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Tuesday.

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