Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Monday 5 December 2016.
A cold front over central Victoria will move eastwards today but will not clear the northeast until mid-afternoon. The next high pressure ridge will develop over the Bight today before extending across Victoria on Tuesday and Wednesday. On Thursday another cold front will cross the State.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east early this morning. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
Sun protection 9:10am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]
Tuesday 6 December
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Wednesday 7 December
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Thursday 8 December
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Monday.