Northern Country District

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Monday 24 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough and cold front will rapidly cross Victoria today. Another cold front will move across Victoria on Tuesday then a high pressure system over the Bight will drift slowly eastwards to be near Tasmania by Wednesday night. This high will extend a ridge across Bass Strait to the Tasman Sea on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then shifting southwesterly at 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - Very High

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain clearing. Possible storm. Bendigo 28
Rain. Possible storm. Shepparton 29
Rain. Possible storm. Echuca 30

Tuesday 25 November

Sunny. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 26 November

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Thursday 27 November

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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