Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 23 November 2014.
A low pressure trough over northeastern Victoria will clear the State during the morning. A high pressure ridge will briefly extend across Victoria today ahead of a low pressure trough and cold front which will rapidly cross the State on Monday. Another cold front will move across Victoria on Tuesday night then a high pressure system over the Bight will drift slowly eastwards to be near Tasmania by Wednesday night.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the middle of the day then turning south to southeasterly during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.
Fire Danger - Very High
UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]
Monday 24 November
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then tending southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Tuesday 25 November
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 23.
Wednesday 26 November
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending southerly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Sunday.