Wimmera District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Thursday 17 January 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is centred over the Tasman Sea while a broad low pressure trough is positioned over northern Victoria and southern New South Wales. A cold front will cross waters south of the Bight later today, then will move across Victoria on Friday as another high forms south of Western Australia. The high will move over waters south of the Bight and extend a ridge across Victoria on Saturday and Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Fire Danger - Severe

Sun protection 9:30am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot. Shower or two. Horsham 38

Friday 18 January

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Saturday 19 January

Mostly sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 20 January

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Thursday.

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