Victoria Forecast

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Forecast updated at 7:57 pm EST on Thursday 2 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A cold front south of the Bight will cross Victoria on Friday producing a cold southwesterly airstream in its wake. A large high pressure system will become established over the Bight on Friday night and move slowly eastwards over the weekend. Meanwhile a weak cold front will brush southern Victoria on Monday night.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Scatted showers over the west and about the northeast ranges, more isolated showers over remaining districts and remaining dry over east Gippsland. Isolated thunderstorms about the south coast. Local hail possible over the west. Snow above 1200 metres lowering to 1000 metres at night. Moderate west to northwesterly winds, fresh at times over the south.

Friday 3 July

Scattered showers over the southwest and northeast ranges, extending throughout during the day, then clearing from northwestern districts during the evening. Local hail possible over the south with the slight risk of thunderstorms about the coastal fringe. Snowfalls above 800 metres. A cold day with moderate to fresh northwesterly winds shifting southwesterly from the west during the afternoon.

Saturday 4 July

Local morning fog and frost over the north. Mostly cloudy over the south with scattered showers over southern and mountain districts. Partly cloudy and mostly dry across the northern plains with only isolated showers possible during the afternoon. Snow above 1000 metres at first, lifting to 1500 metres during the day. A cool day with light to moderate west to southwesterly winds.

Sunday 5 July

Isolated morning fog inland. Mostly cloudy with isolated showers on and south of the ranges. Partly cloudy in the north, with isolated showers across the far northwest during the morning. Snow possible about the Alpine peaks. A cool day with light to moderate southwesterly winds.

Monday 6 July

Morning fog and local early frost over the north then a partly cloudy day. Mostly cloudy over the south with scattered showers. A cool day with light to moderate southwest to southerly winds.

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

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