No warnings for Victoria
Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 20 December 2014.
A high pressure system will move eastwards across Victoria on Saturday, reaching the Tasman Sea on Sunday. A low pressure trough will extend from South Australia to western Victoria later on Sunday and remain almost stationary over western Victoria on Monday. The trough will then move slowly eastwards on Tuesday and link with a weak cold front crossing Tasmania.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Sunday 21 December
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Monday 22 December
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending east to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.
Tuesday 23 December
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the afternoon then turning southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Saturday.