Official BOM State Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm EST on Monday 28 September 2020
for the period until midnight EST Friday 2 October 2020.

Warning Information
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Weather Situation
A high pressure system centred just west of Tasmania extends a ridge over
Victoria. The ridge and associated high pressure system will move slowly east
overnight, reaching the Tasman Sea on Tuesday. A low pressure trough over South
Australia will approach western Victoria later on Tuesday. This trough will
cross the State on Wednesday ahead of a cold front which will reach far
southwestern Victoria on Wednesday night. The front will cross the rest of
southern Victoria early on Thursday as another high pressure system rapidly
develops over the State. The high will move over the Tasman Sea by Friday
morning, extending a ridge over NSW.

Forecast for the rest of Monday 28 September
Dry and mostly clear. Light winds.

Forecast for Tuesday 29 September
Areas of morning fog and frost over central and eastern districts. A dry and
mostly sunny morning with cloud increasing from the west during the afternoon.
Scattered showers developing over the far west during the late afternoon and
evening. A mild to warm day with light to moderate north to northeasterly
winds, fresh at times over the southwest, and afternoon sea breezes along the
Gippsland coast.

Forecast for Wednesday 30 September
Showers, mostly clearing the northwest by the afternoon. Snow possible about
the Alpine peaks. A mild day, though cool in the southwest, with moderate north
to northwesterly winds, tending westerly in the evening and freshening in the

Forecast for Thursday 1 October
Isolated showers across southern and eastern parts, clearing during the morning
and afternoon. Snow possible about the Alpine peaks during the early morning.
Morning fog in the northwest. A mild to warm and partly cloudy day, with cloud
clearing inland during the late afternoon and evening. Light to moderate west
to northwesterly winds.

Forecast for Friday 2 October
Morning fog and frost in the northeast. A dry, warm and sunny day with moderate
to fresh northeast to northwesterly winds.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Tuesday.

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