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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

South West District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 23 November 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Wednesday 26 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 low pressure trough over northeastern Victoria will clear the State during
the morning. A high pressure ridge will briefly extend across Victoria today
ahead of a low pressure trough and cold front which will rapidly cross the
State on Monday. Another cold front will move across Victoria on Tuesday night
then a high pressure system over the Bight will drift slowly eastwards to be
near Tasmania by Wednesday night.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday 23 November
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Medium (50%) chance of rain
developing later in the southwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to
northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the late afternoon
then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Colac Partly cloudy. Max 26
Hamilton Fog. Possible late rain. Max 27
Warrnambool Late rain. Max 22

Fire Danger:

UV Alert from 9:20 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Forecast for Monday 24 November
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early
afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon.
Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures
reaching between 18 and 21.

Colac Showers. Min 13 Max 20
Hamilton Showers. Min 11 Max 20
Warrnambool Showers. Min 12 Max 18

Forecast for Tuesday 25 November
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance
elsewhere. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h tending southwesterly during the
afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures
falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Colac Possible shower. Min 9 Max 18
Hamilton Possible shower. Min 7 Max 19
Warrnambool Shower or two. Min 10 Max 18

Forecast for Wednesday 26 November
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon.
Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then
tending southerly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to
between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Colac Possible morning shower. Min 8 Max 19
Hamilton Possible shower. Min 6 Max 20
Warrnambool Possible morning shower. Min 10 Max 17

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

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

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