Official BOM State Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Victoria State Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm EST on Thursday 9 April 2020
for the period until midnight EST Monday 13 April 2020.

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 large high pressure system over the southern Tasman Sea will drift eastward
tonight as a trough of low pressure extends over northwest Victoria. A cold
front will approach from the west during Friday, reaching western Victoria at
night before sweeping through the remainder of southern Victoria during
Saturday morning. The next high pressure system will be located just to the
southwest of Adelaide by Saturday night, and will drift slowly over Victoria
Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 9 April
Isolated showers over the north with possible thunderstorms. Light to moderate
east to northeasterly winds.

Forecast for Friday 10 April
Morning fog patches. Isolated showers in the north and east, scattered along
the northern slopes. Partly cloudy elsewhere, with scattered showers developing
in the southwest in the evening. A mild to warm day with moderate north to
northwesterly winds turning westerly in the west during the evening.

Fire Danger:
Low-Moderate, high in the west

Forecast for Saturday 11 April
Scattered showers over southern and mountain areas. Isolated thunderstorms and
small hail possible about southern areas. Showers contracting to eastern parts
and tending isolated during the afternoon, clearing by evening. Partly cloudy
elsewhere. A cool to mild day, with moderate westerly winds turning fresh
southwesterly during the morning and tending strong about coastal areas,
moderate in the north.

Forecast for Sunday 12 April
Isolated showers in the southeast, mainly in the morning. Cool and mostly
cloudy in the south, mostly sunny in the north. Moderate to fresh south to
southwesterly winds.

Forecast for Monday 13 April
Isolated showers in the southeast, mainly in the morning. A cool to mild day
with cloud clearing in the south, mostly sunny in the north. Light to moderate
westerly winds, fresh at times about the coast.

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

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