Central District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:35 pm EDT on Friday 14 December 2018.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over far northwest Victoria will move into New South Wales today and weaken. The low will drift southwards back across Victoria during Saturday, crossing Tasmania on Sunday. A high pressure system will develop well south of the Bight on Monday and will extend a ridge over Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with locally heavy falls. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Saturday 15 December

Cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with locally heavy falls. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Geelong 16 28
Shower or two. Ballarat 12 24
Shower or two. Scoresby 15 27
Early fog. Shower or two. Yarra Glen 13 27
Shower or two. Frankston 16 27
Showers. Wonthaggi 16 26

Sunday 16 December

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly early in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Monday 17 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Yarra Valley. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 18 December

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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