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Central Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Patchy fog about the ranges in the early morning. High chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the afternoon. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost about the ranges. Slight chance of a shower near the Yarra Valley in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Patchy fog about the ranges at night. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

  • Saturday Areas of morning fog and frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Issued Wed 06:22 EST

Central Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Late shower
8 12 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 86 WSW 23 83
Late shower
5 13 70% < 1mm Slight WNW 17 98 WNW 28 76
Late shower
3 10 90% < 1mm Moderate W 15 100 W 25 86
Showers increasing
6 13 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 89 W 22 75
Late shower
6 13 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 97 W 23 79
Windy with showers
8 14 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 18 88 W 24 74
Showers increasing
9 13 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 16 87 W 23 76
Late shower
6 10 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 15 94 W 22 78
Showers
8 13 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 16 88 W 21 80
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13:55 EST

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