North East District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Thursday 2 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough over central Victoria will move southeastwards today. A cold front and an associated deep low pressure system will move across waters south of the Bight on Friday. The front will reach southwestern Victoria late Friday and rapidly cross to the east, leaving a strong, cold, west to southwesterly airstream over the State on Saturday and Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Humid. Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this evening. Rain heavy at times in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:30am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Albury-Wodonga 22
Rain. Wangaratta 23
Heavy rain. Wind easing. Mount Buller 10
Heavy rain. Windy. Mount Hotham 9
Heavy rain. Windy. Falls Creek 9

Friday 3 April

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 24.

Saturday 4 April

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

Sunday 5 April

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Isolated early frost possible. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 17.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Thursday.

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