Central District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:18 pm EDT on Thursday 21 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A cold front and associated trough crossing Victoria will clear to the east tonight. On Friday a high over the Bight will extend a ridge towards Victoria. A weak cold front will move through Bass Strait during Saturday while the ridge persists over northern Victoria. The high will then move over Victoria on Sunday as a cold front moves over waters south of the Bight. The cold front is expected to move across Victoria later on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Areas of haze in the east until early evening. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Yarra Valley, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall with gusty winds. Winds south to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Friday 22 November

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Geelong 10 21
Partly cloudy. Ballarat 7 21
Becoming sunny. Scoresby 11 21
Becoming sunny. Yarra Glen 10 22
Becoming sunny. Frankston 12 19
Partly cloudy. Wonthaggi 10 19

Saturday 23 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways in the early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending west to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sunday 24 November

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Monday 25 November

Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming northerly 25 to 35 km/h during the day then shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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