Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Tuesday 28 March 2017.
A ridge of high pressure will extend across Victoria from the Bight during Tuesday. A cold front will enter southwest Victoria Wednesday afternoon, crossing the remainder of the State Wednesday night, leaving a cool southerly airflow across the State on Thursday. A weak ridge of high pressure will extend over northern Victoria on Friday, then a weak cold front will pass just south of Victoria Friday night.
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday
Patchy fog early this morning then a sunny day. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 27.
Fire Danger - High
Sun protection 10:20am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]
Wednesday 29 March
Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 30.
Thursday 30 March
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible about Alpine peaks. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 21.
Friday 31 March
Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 22.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Tuesday.