Official BOM State Forecast

IDV10310
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Thursday 23 January 2020
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 27 January 2020.

Warning Information
Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by
telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
A cold front crossing southern Victoria will clear the State tonight. A high
pressure ridge will extend across Victoria on Friday and will remain over the
State during the weekend and early next week whilst further cold fronts pass
south of Tasmania.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 23 January
Scattered showers mainly across southern and mountain areas becoming isolated
and contracting to the far east and south tonight. Areas of raised over the
northwest clearing. Smoke haze over the far east. Moderate to fresh northwest
to southwesterly winds easing tonight.

Forecast for Friday 24 January
Dry apart from isolated early morning showers about the west coast. Areas of
smoke haze in the east. A mild and partly cloudy day with moderate west to
northwesterly winds. Afternoon seabreezes along the Gippsland coast.

Fire Danger:
Moderate to high

Forecast for Saturday 25 January
Dry apart from isolated light showers over the southwest. Sunny over the north
and east, but partly cloudy elsewhere. Areas of smoke haze in the east. Mild in
the south, but warm over the north with light to moderate westerly winds and
afternoon coastal seabreezes.

Forecast for Sunday 26 January
Dry. Mild and partly cloudy over the south, but warm and sunny across the
north. Areas of smoke haze in the east. Light to moderate west to southwesterly
winds and afternoon coastal seabreezes.

Forecast for Monday 27 January
Dry. Mild and partly cloudy over the south, but warm and sunny across the
north. Areas of smoke haze in the east. Light to moderate west to southwesterly
winds and afternoon coastal seabreezes.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EDT Friday.

* Calls to 1300 numbers cost around 27.5c incl. GST, higher from mobiles or
public phones.


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