South West District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Thursday 30 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will extend a ridge eastwards over Victoria tonight and during Friday. A weak cold front will cross southern Victoria on Saturday, leaving a southerly airflow over Victoria on Sunday. The high will move slowly eastwards during the weekend and will pass across Tasmania during Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast and the Otways. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Friday 31 March

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower near the coast at night. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:50am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible light late shower. Warrnambool 9 18
Partly cloudy. Colac 8 18
Partly cloudy. Hamilton 5 18

Saturday 1 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Sunday 2 April

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Monday 3 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Friday.

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