Official BOM State Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm EST on Wednesday 14 April 2021
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 18 April 2021.

Warning Information
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Weather Situation
A cold front over the Southern Ocean is forecast to cross Victoria during
Thursday afternoon and evening, while a high near WA is expected to extend a
ridge across the State on Friday. A weak cold front is forecast to cross Bass
Strait during Saturday before a high pressure ridge extends across southern
Victoria on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 14 April
Partly cloudy in the south with isolated showers, mainly near the coast. Dry
and mostly clear across the north. Moderate to fresh west to southwesterly
winds easing during the evening.

Forecast for Thursday 15 April
Early morning fog. Isolated showers near the coast becoming more extensive over
the southwest during the morning then extending to remaining southern and
mountain districts during the afternoon and evening. Isolated showers reaching
the northern plains at night although staying dry over the far northwest. Snow
showers developing about the Alpine peaks and lowering to 1500 metres in the
south at night. A cool to mild day with increasing cloud and light to moderate
northwesterly winds tending west to southwesterly and freshening during the

Fire Danger:
High in the northwest.

Forecast for Friday 16 April
Patchy morning fog in the northwest. Showers possible about the east. Snow
possible above 1400 metres during the early morning. A cool and partly cloudy
day in the south, mild and mostly sunny in the north. Light to moderate south
to southwesterly winds.

Forecast for Saturday 17 April
Areas of morning frost in the north. Possible afternoon showers about the far
southwest. A cool to mild day, partly cloudy in the south, mostly sunny in the
north. Light to moderate west to southwesterly winds.

Forecast for Sunday 18 April
Areas of morning fog in the west, and areas of morning frost in the northeast.
Showers near the coast, extending over the southwest during the afternoon. A
cool to mild day, mostly cloudy in the south, partly cloudy in the north. Light
to moderate westerly winds, fresher along the coast.

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

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