Central District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Sunday 28 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A strong cold front over central Victoria will move away to the east this morning leaving a cooler and unstable westerly airstream in its wake. A weak high pressure ridge will move across the State on Monday as another strong cold front develops over the Bight. The front will cross the State on Tuesday with a cold and unstable southwesterly airstream to follow. A strong high pressure system will approach Victoria from the west during Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail from late this morning. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 14.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Few showers. Geelong 14
Showers. Ballarat 10
Showers. Scoresby 14
Showers. Yarra Glen 13
Showers. Frankston 13
Showers. Wonthaggi 14

Monday 29 May

Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, with possible hail in the early morning. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

Tuesday 30 May

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1100 metres. A thunderstorm likely in the afternoon and evening. Possible hail. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Wednesday 31 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Sunday.

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