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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast early this evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Patchy morning fog in the east. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Patchy morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Otways, most likely in the evening. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the west. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Sat 16:15 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 sunny
7 13 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 84 NNE 7 71
Mostly sunny
3 14 30% < 1mm Moderate NW 5 99 NE 11 67
Frost then sunny
0 13 60% < 1mm High NE 6 98 NNW 14 70
Cloudy
5 15 30% < 1mm Slight Calm 88 ENE 3 62
Mostly sunny
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight NW 2 97 ESE 7 71
Cloudy
9 15 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 3 84 E 2 63
Cloudy
8 14 30% < 1mm Nil N 4 85 WNW 2 63
Mostly sunny
2 12 30% < 1mm Moderate N 4 93 SE 8 67
Cloudy
7 14 40% < 1mm Nil N 3 83 WSW 3 63
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08:39 EST

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