Wimmera District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:27 pm EST on Wednesday 23 August 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front over central Victoria will cross the remainder of the State tonight while a high pressure system over the Bight will extend a ridge over northern Victoria on Thursday. The ridge will strengthen over Victoria later in the day and persist over the State during Friday. Another cold front will approach from the southwest during Saturday and cross southern Victoria early on Sunday, maintaining a cool southwesterly airstream across the State.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast early this evening. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Thursday 24 August

Areas of fog in the south in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Grampians. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Sun protection 11:10am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early fog. Partly cloudy. Horsham 1 14

Friday 25 August

Patchy fog in the early morning. Cloudy. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Saturday 26 August

Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Sunday 27 August

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Thursday.

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