Official BOM State Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 31 July 2021
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 3 August 2021.

Warning Information
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210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
A cold front will cross Victoria later on Saturday and early Sunday. A low
pressure system will move over waters south of the Bight later on Sunday. This
low will move to the southwest of Victoria on Monday, then to the southeast of
Tasmania on Tuesday, as an associated cold front crosses Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday 31 July
Isolated showers increasing from the west from late morning and tending to rain
at times later in the day. Possible thunderstorms about the southwest,
extending to western and central districts during the afternoon and evening.
Snow above 1700 metres. A mild to warm and mostly cloudy day with moderate to
fresh northerly winds, strong about the central and eastern ranges at first,
tending westerly from the west throughout the day.

Forecast for Sunday 1 August
Scattered showers and rain areas across eastern districts during the morning.
Isolated showers elsewhere. Snow level lowering to 1400 metres during the
morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south during the morning.
Small hail possible about the southwest coast later in the day. A cool to mild
day, mostly cloudy in the morning but becoming sunnier during the afternoon.
Light to moderate west to northwesterly winds, tending northerly during the

Forecast for Monday 2 August
The chance of morning fog and frost in the east. Isolated showers about the
ranges, extending throughout during the day and tending scattered about
southwestern and mountain areas. Snow possible above 1400 metres, lowering to
above 1100 metres from the west during the late afternoon and evening. The
chance of a thunderstorm in the far south, and across the western and central
districts during the afternoon and evening. A cool to mild day and partly
cloudy day, with light to moderate northerly winds, locally fresh at times,
tending northwesterly during the day.

Forecast for Tuesday 3 August
Scattered showers, tending isolated across East Gippsland and the northern
plains. Possible small hail. Showers falling as snow above 1100 metres,
lowering to above 900 metres before dawn. The chance of a thunderstorm over
maritime areas, and across the northeast. A cool to cold and mostly cloudy day,
with moderate to fresh northwesterly winds shifting west to southwesterly from
the west during the afternoon and evening.

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

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