Official BOM State Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Wednesday 8 July 2020
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 11 July 2020.

Warning Information
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Weather Situation
A high pressure system over Victoria will move slowly over the Tasman Sea
during Wednesday and Thursday. Meanwhile, a low pressure system will develop
south of the Bight on Thursday and gradually move eastwards on Friday. The
broad area of low pressure is expected over Victoria on Saturday as an
upper-level trough moves across southeastern states.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 8 July
Widespread fog and early frosts inland. Cloudy over the north and west with the
chance fog areas persisting into the afternoon. Dry and partly cloudy
elsewhere. A cool day with light north to northeasterly winds.

Forecast for Thursday 9 July
Areas of morning fog, with patchy frost inland. Isolated afternoon showers
across the northeast ranges. A mild and partly cloudy day with light to
moderate north to northeasterly winds.

Forecast for Friday 10 July
Areas of morning fog. Isolated showers in the northeast and southwest,
extending throughout during the day, but remaining dry in far East Gippsland.
Snow level lowering to 1600 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the
northeast in the afternoon. A cool to mild and partly cloudy day. Light to
moderate northerly winds, tending northwesterly in western Victoria in the

Forecast for Saturday 11 July
Scattered showers, tending widespread through central and northeastern
Victoria. Showers remaining isolated in the northwest. Snow level lowering to
1100 metres. The chance of thunderstorms over the northeast during the day, and
along the southwest coast in the afternoon and evening. A cool and cloudy day.
Light to moderate northwesterly winds, tending westerly during the afternoon,
and southwesterly over western Bass Strait.

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

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