South West District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Sunday 31 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure over eastern Victoria will weaken today as a cold front over the Bight moves towards Victoria. The front will approach western Victoria tonight before moving across the State on Monday. The next high pressure system will cross the Bight on Tuesday and will be centred near Adelaide Tuesday night. The high will weaken on Wednesday as an associated ridge crosses Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly sunny morning. Isolated showers in the west tonight. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20.

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
Possible late shower. Warrnambool 20
Partly cloudy. Colac 21
Possible late shower. Hamilton 20

Monday 1 September

Cloudy. Areas of rain, easing to isolated showers during the evening. The chance of thunderstorms in the southwest from the late morning, extending throughout from the early afternoon. Possible hail at night. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Tuesday 2 September

Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, easing at night. Snow possible above 900 metres. Possible hail. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.

Wednesday 3 September

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the north. Medium chance of showers in the south, slight chance elsewhere. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

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

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