Victoria Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge across southern Victoria to another high pressure system over the Tasman Sea. A broad low pressure trough that extends from NSW to northern Victoria will contract eastwards late Wednesday as a cold front crosses Tasmania. A stronger cold front is forecast to approach southwestern Victoria late on Thursday before moving through southern Victoria on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Early morning fog patches over the south and east. Dry and generally sunny over the southwest. Areas of cloud across most remaining districts with isolated showers, tending scattered over the eastern ranges during the afternoon with the risk of isolated thunderstorms. A mild day with generally light southerly winds.

Fire Danger - Low to moderate.

Wednesday 24 April

Partly cloudy in the south with isolated showers along the west coast. Isolated showers over central and eastern districts, tending scattered about the ranges during the afternoon with the risk of thunderstorms. Dry and mostly sunny across the northwest. A cool to mild day with light to moderate westerly winds, freshening along the coast later in the day.

Thursday 25 April

Mostly cloudy in the south with isolated showers, mainly near the west coast. Dry and mostly sunny across the north. A cool to mild day with light to moderate westerly winds, fresh at times along the coast.

Friday 26 April

Scattered showers in the south and isolated showers developing in the north. Brief snow developing above 1300 metres. Mostly cloudy and cool to cold with moderate to fresh southwesterly winds, strong along the coast.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Tuesday.

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