Forecast issued at 4:23 pm EDT on Thursday 30 October 2014.
A ridge of high pressure will persist over northern Victoria today. A cold front will move from the Southern Ocean to reach western Victoria late on Friday afternoon then cross the remainder of the State overnight and early Saturday. Another high pressure system will move over Bight waters later on Saturday drifting slowly towards western Victoria on Sunday, reaching the Tasman Sea on Monday.
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Clear. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday 31 October
Partly cloudy. Areas of early morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.
Fire Danger - Very High
UV Alert from 9:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]
Saturday 1 November
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely during the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.
Sunday 2 November
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.
Monday 3 November
Sunny. Areas of morning fog about the ranges. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Friday.