Forecast updated at 9:43 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 or thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the late afternoon then tending northeasterly in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]
Monday 27 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a thundery shower in the early morning. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h shifting southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday 28 October
Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then turning southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Wednesday 29 October
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Sunday.