Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 26 October 2014.
A high pressure system to the southeast of Tasmania will drift eastwards today. A cold front approaching from the west will reach western Victoria tonight and will cross the remainder of the State Monday morning. Another cold front will move through Bass Strait on Tuesday as a high pressure system crosses waters south of the Bight. The high will weaken as it move across Victoria on Wednesday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]
Monday 27 October
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending west to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 23.
Tuesday 28 October
Partly cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 20.
Wednesday 29 October
Mostly sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Sunday.