No warnings for Victoria
Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EDT on Sunday 1 February 2015.
A low pressure system is located in the south Tasman Sea and will move south of New Zealand on Monday. A strong high pressure system is located south of the Bight and will be slow moving until the middle of the week. A cold front will move across Tasmania on Tuesday, reinforcing the southerly airflow across Bass Strait. The high will move across Tasmania late on Thursday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges early this evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Monday 2 February
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly early in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:20 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Tuesday 3 February
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.
Wednesday 4 February
Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting east to southeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.
Thursday 5 February
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Monday.