Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 1 May 2016.
A low over Tasmania extends a cold front over the western Tasman Sea. The low will weaken and move southeast on Monday as a weak ridge of high pressure develops over southern New South Wales on Monday. The ridge will remain till the end of the week, as a cold front crosses Victoria from the Bight during Tuesday, and another front approaches the State late on Thursday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Mostly clear. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday 2 May
Partly cloudy. Winds north to northwesterly and light becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 10:50 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]
Tuesday 3 May
Becoming cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly in the middle of the day then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Wednesday 4 May
Patchy morning fog in the north otherwise a partly cloudy day. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.
Thursday 5 May
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Monday.