Official BOM State Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Friday 19 April 2019
for the period until midnight EST Monday 22 April 2019.

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

Weather Situation
A high pressure system centred over the southern Tasman Sea this morning will
remain slow moving during Saturday as a cold front crosses the Bight. The front
is expected to enter western Victoria on Sunday afternoon, reaching central
districts during the evening then crossing the remainder of the State early on
Monday. Another high is forecast to develop over the Bight early on Monday then
be located just west of Victoria by Monday night.

Forecast for the rest of Friday 19 April
Patchy morning fog in the south and east. A dry, mild to warm and mostly sunny
day with light winds tending easterly near the coast during the afternoon.

Fire Danger:
Moderate to High.

Forecast for Saturday 20 April
Morning fog patches in the south and east then a warm and mostly sunny day.
Light to moderate northeast to northerly winds and local afternoon sea breezes
near the coast.

Forecast for Sunday 21 April
Warm over central and eastern districts with moderate to fresh northerly winds,
but a cooler west to southwesterly change reaching the west during the late
morning, then extending to central districts during the evening. Scattered
showers with the change, mostly affecting southern and mountain districts.
Isolated thunderstorms across central and eastern districts during the
afternoon and evening.

Forecast for Monday 22 April
Patchy morning fog in the southwest. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms in the east. Dry and partly cloud elsewhere apart from isolated
showers in the south. Mild to warm in the north and east but cool to mild
elsewhere. Light southwest to southerly winds.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Friday.

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public phones.

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