North East District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Friday 7 August 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over southern NSW will move over northwestern Victoria tonight then weaken during Saturday as a new low develops off the NSW coast. This low will move slowly east across the Tasman Sea on Sunday as a high pressure system approaches Tasmania. The high will cross Tasmania during Monday and extend a ridge north across Victoria as a deep low pressure system and associated cold front enter the Bight. The high is forecast to move over the Tasman Sea on Tuesday, with northerly winds strengthening over Victoria as the front approaches from the west.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Saturday 8 August

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Albury-Wodonga 6 14
Showers. Wangaratta 5 14
Snow showers. Wind easing. Mount Buller 0 3
Snow. Wind easing. Mount Hotham -1 0
Snow. Falls Creek -1 1

Sunday 9 August

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 1500 metres. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

Monday 10 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Areas of morning frost. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 17.

Tuesday 11 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Snow possible above 1600 metres. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Saturday.

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