Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Monday 30 November 2015.
A low pressure trough entering western Victoria this afternoon will reach central areas this evening then cross the east of the State early on Tuesday. A cold front will follow, crossing southern parts of the State Tuesday afternoon. A new high pressure system will cross Bight waters on Wednesday then move over Victoria on Thursday to reach the Tasman Sea on Friday.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm later this evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h tending westerly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday 1 December
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending westerly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then turning south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]
Wednesday 2 December
Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.
Thursday 3 December
Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly and light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.
Friday 4 December
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Tuesday.