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Central Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Patchy fog about the ranges early this morning. High chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast this afternoon. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 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 19:40 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 %
Mostly cloudy
7 12 10% < 1mm Nil SW 12 68 SSW 6 61
Mostly cloudy
4 12 10% < 1mm Slight W 11 87 SSW 11 62
Frost then sunny
0 9 10% < 1mm High SW 10 92 - -
Mostly cloudy
6 13 10% < 1mm Nil SW 8 66 SSW 7 53
Mostly cloudy
5 12 10% < 1mm Slight WSW 6 82 SSW 7 61
Clearing shower
8 13 10% < 1mm Nil SW 13 63 SW 6 54
Clearing shower
9 12 10% < 1mm Nil SW 12 62 SW 6 54
Mostly cloudy
2 10 10% < 1mm Moderate W 8 84 SSW 6 62
Clearing shower
8 13 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 65 SW 6 54
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