Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 26 October 2014.
A high pressure system to the southeast of Tasmania will drift eastwards today. A cold front approaching from the west will reach western Victoria tonight and will cross the remainder of the State Monday morning. Another cold front will move through Bass Strait on Tuesday as a high pressure system crosses waters south of the Bight. The high will weaken as it move across Victoria on Wednesday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]
Monday 27 October
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.
Tuesday 28 October
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds in the south, easing later. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then turning west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.
Wednesday 29 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers in the southeast. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Sunday.