Mallee District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Monday 10 August 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge lies over central Victoria as a low pressure system develops south of the Bight. The low will approach western Victoria late Tuesday with an associated trough sliding slowly across the State on Wednesday and weakening as the low becomes near stationary to the west of Tasmania. A mild, humid and unstable northwesterly airstream will prevail across Victoria for the remainder of the week following the front.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Clear. Light winds.

Tuesday 11 August

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then turning northerly 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Sun protection 11:00am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Late rain at times. Mildura 5 18
Late rain at times. Swan Hill 2 16

Wednesday 12 August

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Thursday 13 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Friday 14 August

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Tuesday.

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