Northern Country District

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Forecast issued at 4:18 pm EDT on Thursday 23 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system lies over the Tasman Sea while a high pressure system lies just southwest of Tasmania. Both systems will move slowly eastwards on Friday. On Saturday, a weak trough of low pressure will move across Victoria then a cold front will move into the Bight later Sunday. The cold front is expected to cross Victoria on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly clear. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Friday 24 March

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 10:20am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bendigo 13 27
Mostly sunny. Shepparton 13 29
Partly cloudy. Echuca 14 29

Saturday 25 March

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sunday 26 March

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Monday 27 March

Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Friday.

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