Forecast issued at 5:41 am EST on Friday 18 April 2014.
A cold front will move across western Victoria this morning and reach the east this afternoon. A high pressure system will cross northern Bight waters on Friday, then move over Adelaide on Saturday to reach southern NSW early Sunday. Another weak cold front will move across Tasmania late on Sunday with a further front reaching western Victoria late on Monday.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 10:10 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]
Saturday 19 April
Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.
Sunday 20 April
Cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly and light. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.
Monday 21 April
Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the west in the evening. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Friday.