Northern Country District

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Monday 18 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will allow a cold front to enter western Victoria this afternoon, then cross the rest of the State during the evening as another high develops southwest of Tasmania. This high is forecast to pass south of Tasmania on Tuesday, with winds tending easterly across Victoria. A cold front and low pressure trough are forecast to cross the Bight on Wednesday as winds tend northeasterly over Victoria. During Thursday the front is expected to weaken and slide away to the southeast as the trough enters western Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:50am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bendigo 20
Shower or two developing. Shepparton 22
Shower or two developing. Echuca 22

Tuesday 19 October

Mostly sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Wednesday 20 October

Sunny. The chance of morning fog in the southwest. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending east to northeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 21 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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