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Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely during the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Otways, medium chance elsewhere. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the southeast, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W during the morning then tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Issued Mon 06:20 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
00:50 EST
NW 30 33 10.5 7.5 7.2 82 2 0.0 -
00:50 EST
NNW 22 28 9.9 8.3 7.1 90 1 0.0 1017.3
00:50 EST
N 24 28 6.5 6.6 2.5 - - 0.4 1018.2
00:50 EST
NNW 15 22 10.5 7.7 8.5 83 1 0.2 -
00:50 EST
N 6 6 7.9 7.1 7.1 95 1 0.4 -
15:00 EST
W 19   14.3 7.2 12.9 62 4 0 -
00:50 EST
NNE 19 20 - - - - - - -
00:50 EST
NNW 17 22 10.3 7.7 8.0 84 1 0.0 -
00:50 EST
NNE 15 20 10.4 8.3 8.4 87 1 0.0 -
00:50 EST
NNW 13 17 9.3 6.5 7.3 83 1 0.0 -
00:50 EST
N 33 35 - - - - - - -
09:00 EST
NW 19   8.3 8.3 5.4 100 1 17 1018.4
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