No warnings for Victoria
Forecast issued at 5:41 am EDT on Saturday 8 March 2014.
A high pressure system will consolidate over the Tasman Sea today then will move slowly eastwards over the next few day. A low pressure trough over northeastern Victoria will weaken tonight. Another trough will form over the Bight on Sunday and will enter western Victoria on Monday afternoon before weakening. A cold front will enter western Victoria on Tuesday afternoon, moving to the east at night.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Mostly sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 10:10 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]
Sunday 9 March
Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Monday 10 March
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers developing during the afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Tuesday 11 March
Cloud increasing. Scattered showers and the chance of thunderstorms extending from the west during the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Saturday.