Victoria Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Wednesday 26 June 2019.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system over the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Victoria. The high will drift very slowly eastwards over the next few days. A cold front will move across the Bight on Friday and will cross Victoria on Saturday as an associated low passes to the south of Tasmania. The next high pressure system will form over inland South Australia on Sunday and will extend a ridge across northern Victoria Sunday night.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear, but local fog patches developing over the east tonight. Generally light to moderate northeast to northerly winds.

Thursday 27 June

Areas of morning fog and frost, mainly in the east. A mild and mainly sunny day with moderate to locally fresh north to northeasterly winds.

Friday 28 June

Local fog and frost in the far east. Mostly sunny during the morning, but cloud increasing over the west and north during the afternoon with isolated showers developing across the west and north during the evening, mainly over the ranges. A mild day with moderate to fresh northeast to northerly winds.

Saturday 29 June

A band of rain crossing the State with scattered showers to follow. Isolated hail and thunder over the west. Snow showers developing over Alpine areas during the late afternoon and evening. Mild, fresh to strong northerly winds shifting colder west to northwesterly during the afternoon and evening.

Sunday 30 June

Showers over southern and mountain areas, mainly about the northeast ranges and near the coast, tending to clear during the morning. Dry over the northern plains. A cool, partly cloudy day with moderate to locally fresh west to northwesterly winds.

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

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