Forecast issued at 4:16 pm EST on Tuesday 22 July 2014.
A strong high pressure system over Victoria will drift eastwards to the Tasman Sea on Wednesday as a low pressure system and associated trough crosses waters south of the Bight. The trough will weaken as it moves across Victoria late Thursday and during Friday. A high pressure ridge will extend from South Australia over Victoria during Saturday.
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday
Mostly clear. Areas of fog later this evening. Light winds.
Wednesday 23 July
Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, possibly severe in the east. Areas of morning fog. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.
No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]
Thursday 24 July
Cloudy. Areas of rain. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.
Friday 25 July
Cloudy. Scattered showers, increasing to areas of rain for a period during the day . Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.
Saturday 26 July
Cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Wednesday.