Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Friday 25 April 2014.
A high pressure system over southeastern Victoria will move eastwards to reach the Tasman Sea today. A cold front will move rapidly eastwards across the State on Saturday. Another high pressure system will pass just to the south of Victoria on Sunday, reaching the Tasman Sea on Monday as a stronger cold front moves across the Bight towards Victoria.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Mostly sunny. Winds easterly and light tending northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]
Saturday 26 April
Cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting southerly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Sunday 27 April
Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly and light tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly and light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.
Monday 28 April
Sunny day. Cloud increasing during the afternoon with the chance of showers in the west in the evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Friday.