Mallee District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Thursday 27 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southwest of Victoria extends a strong ridge through Bass Strait to the NSW coast. On Friday a weak cold front will cross Tasmania then the high pressure system is expected to gradually move to the south of Tasmania during the weekend. A low pressure trough will develop over South Australia on Saturday and move into western Victoria late on Sunday before gradually pushing eastwards across the remainder of Victoria during Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Clear. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Friday 28 November

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:20 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Mildura 13 32
Sunny. Swan Hill 11 32

Saturday 29 November

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 30s.

Sunday 30 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 30s.

Monday 1 December

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 30s.

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

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