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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

South West District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 1 November 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Tuesday 4 November 2014.

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 cold front will cross eastern Victoria early this morning and an associated
deep low pressure system will pass just south of Tasmania later in the day. A
high pressure system will move over Bight waters tonight before drifting slowly
towards western Victoria on Sunday then crossing the State Sunday night to
reach the Tasman Sea on Monday. The high will move southeastwards over the
southern Tasman Sea on Tuesday while a low pressure trough will reach western
Victoria during the afternoon and central parts of the State in the evening.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday 1 November
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this
afternoon and evening. Possible hail during this afternoon and evening. Winds
west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

Colac Showers. Max 14
Hamilton Showers. Max 14
Warrnambool Showers. Windy. Max 14

Fire Danger:

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Forecast for Sunday 2 November
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon.
Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the
evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling
to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Colac Shower or two. Min 8 Max 16
Hamilton Shower or two. Min 6 Max 17
Warrnambool Few showers. Min 9 Max 15

Forecast for Monday 3 November
Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5
with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Colac Partly cloudy. Min 4 Max 21
Hamilton Sunny. Min 3 Max 24
Warrnambool Mostly sunny. Min 6 Max 20

Forecast for Tuesday 4 November
Partly cloudy, with chance of a late shower in the south. Winds northerly 20 to
30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h
during the afternoon, then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures
reaching around 30.

Colac Partly cloudy. Min 9 Max 28
Hamilton Possible late shower. Min 11 Max 29
Warrnambool Possible late shower. Min 11 Max 25

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Saturday.

* Calls to 1300 numbers cost around 27.5c incl. GST, higher from mobiles or
public phones.

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