Wimmera District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:26 pm EDT on Sunday 22 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A large, slow moving high pressure system centred south of the Bight will continue to direct a southwest to southerly airflow across Victoria for the remainder of Sunday. The high will weaken as it moves eastwards across Victoria late Monday. A low pressure system will develop over the Bight region during Tuesday, crossing Victoria on Wednesday then moving over the Tasman Sea on Thursday as a weak high pressure ridge extends across Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers near the Grampians, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Monday 23 October

Patchy morning fog. Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower near the Grampians in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Horsham 7 22

Tuesday 24 October

Patchy morning fog. Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Wednesday 25 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h turning south to southeasterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Thursday 26 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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