Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 2 July 2015.
A cold front is now east of Victoria and the cold and vigours southerly airstream across the State continues to moderate. A high pressure system over South Australia will move slowly eastwards over northern Victoria on Friday and then drift further northeast across southern NSW over the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will cross Tasmania on Saturday just clipping the Victorian coast, then the next low and associated cold front will move south of the Bight on Sunday to enter western Victoria on Monday.
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Mostly clear. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday 3 July
Mostly sunny. Fog and areas of severe frost in the morning. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.
No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]
Saturday 4 July
Cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 10.
Sunday 5 July
Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog and frost. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.
Monday 6 July
Cloudy. Areas of morning frost and fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 12.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Friday.