Northern Country District

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 22 February 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria and Bass Strait. The high centre will pass across Bass Strait during Saturday and reaching the Tasman Sea on Sunday. A low pressure trough will develop across western Victoria during Sunday and Monday, then will track eastwards across the State in Tuesday as a cold front approaches southwest Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:50am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Bendigo 30
Sunny. Shepparton 33
Sunny. Echuca 31

Sunday 23 February

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Monday 24 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Tuesday 25 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Saturday.

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