Victoria Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:33 pm EST on Saturday 23 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system and associated cold front will cross the State this evening, clearing far eastern districts tonight. Another front will pass over Bass Strait Sunday night and early Monday, just clipping southern Victoria. A weak ridge of high pressure will then cross the State on Tuesday, followed by a weak low pressure system on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Isolated showers and thunderstorms, mainly over the southwest. Little if any rainfall expected over the remainder. Warm to hot, fresh and gusty west to northwesterly winds shifting cooler, strong and squally west to southwesterly during the evening then easing at night. Areas of raised dust possible across the north.

Sunday 24 September

Scattered showers across southern and mountain areas, falling as snow above 1500 metres. Only isolated showers over the far northern plains and over the southeast. A cool to mild and mostly cloudy day with fresh to strong west to northwesterly winds reaching gale force along the exposed coast.

Monday 25 September

Scattered showers over southern and mountain areas, more widespread about the ranges. Showers falling as snow above 1200 metres. Isolated showers over the northern plains. A cool to mild and mostly cloudy day with moderate west to southwesterly winds, fresh at times along the coast.

Tuesday 26 September

Isolated showers over the southeast clearing during the morning. Isolated showers developing in the southwest in the afternoon. Fine elsewhere. A cool to mild day with light and variable winds.

Wednesday 27 September

Isolated showers, mainly over southern and eastern districts. A mild and partly cloudy day with moderate northerly winds.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday.

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