Forecast issued at 5:43 am EST on Thursday 24 April 2014.
A cold front over southwestern Victoria will cross the remainder of the State this morning and early afternoon, affecting mainly southern Victoria. A high pressure system will rapidly follow - crossing the State Thursday night and reaching the Tasman Sea on Friday. Another cold front will cross the State on Saturday, then the next high pressure system will pass just to the south of Victoria late Sunday, reaching the Tasman Sea on Monday.
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Isolated showers in the south during the late morning and afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 19.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 10:20 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]
Friday 25 April
Patchy fog and frost early in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.
Saturday 26 April
Cloudy. Isolated showers until evening. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then shifting south to southwesterly and becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.
Sunday 27 April
Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly and light tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly and light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 19.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Thursday.