Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Friday 9 December 2016.
A high pressure system over the Bight will drift eastwards and will move across Victoria during the weekend. The high will reach the Tasman Sea on Monday while a cold front strengthens over the Bight. The active cold front will enter western Victoria later on Tuesday before extending to central parts at night.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday 10 December
Sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
Sun protection 8:50am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]
Sunday 11 December
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 29.
Monday 12 December
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.
Tuesday 13 December
Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 36.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Saturday.