South West District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Sunday 29 November 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system moves rapidly away from Victoria into the Tasman Sea overnight, while an approaching high extends a ridge over the state. On Monday, the high will move over the Tasman Sea, while a low pressure trough and cold front are expected to cross the state during Tuesday. Another high pressure system centred over the Bight will extend a ridge across Victoria on Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Monday 30 November

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning, mainly in the south. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower or drizzle near the Otways in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending north to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Afternoon sea breezes about the coast. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Warrnambool 10 24
Mostly sunny. Colac 9 24
Partly cloudy. Hamilton 8 27

Tuesday 1 December

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting westerly 35 to 55 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Wednesday 2 December

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Thursday 3 December

Patchy morning fog. Partly cloudy day. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

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

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