Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Friday 24 March 2017.
A high pressure system lies to the southeast of Tasmania. On Saturday, a weak trough of low pressure will move across Victoria with a ridge of high pressure to move over the State on Sunday. Meanwhile a cold front will develop over the Bight, crossing Victoria on Monday before the ridge of high pressure redevelops over the State on Tuesday.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday 25 March
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
Sun protection 10:20am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Sunday 26 March
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.
Monday 27 March
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.
Tuesday 28 March
Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Saturday.