South West District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:41 am EST on Friday 25 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over southeastern Victoria will move eastwards to reach the Tasman Sea today. A cold front will move rapidly eastwards across the State on Saturday. Another high pressure system will pass just to the south of Victoria on Sunday, reaching the Tasman Sea on Monday as a stronger cold front moves across the Bight towards Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly sunny. Patchy morning frost. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 10:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Warrnambool 19
Mostly sunny. Colac 19
Mostly sunny. Hamilton 19

Saturday 26 April

Cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Sunday 27 April

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming northeasterly and light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Monday 28 April

Sunny morning. Cloud increasing during the afternoon with the chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Friday.

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