Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 4 May 2016.
A high pressure system over inland South Australia will move eastward tonight and Thursday as a cold front moves into the Bight. The cold front will weaken as it approaches Victoria, skirting the south of the state on Friday. A low pressure system will move into the Bight on Saturday and will be positioned just to the southwest of Victoria on Sunday.
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday 5 May
Partly cloudy. Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 11:10 am to 1:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]
Friday 6 May
Partly cloudy. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Saturday 7 May
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Sunday 8 May
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, heavy at times mainly in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning northerly 30 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Thursday.