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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

South West District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EST on Thursday 30 July 2015
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 2 August 2015.

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 large high pressure system will move eastwards over the northern Tasman Sea
today. A cold front will move into western Victoria late this afternoon and
will clear eastern districts early Friday. Another cold front will approach
southwestern Victoria on Friday night before sweeping across the State during
Saturday and another front is expected to approach southwest Victoria late on

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 30 July
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Winds
northerly 30 to 45 km/h shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Daytime maximum temperatures around 11.

Colac Showers. Max 11
Hamilton Showers. Wind easing. Max 11
Warrnambool Showers increasing. Windy. Max 12

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Forecast for Friday 31 July
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance
elsewhere. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning north to
northwesterly 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to
between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 11.

Colac Partly cloudy. Min 3 Max 11
Hamilton Partly cloudy. Min 2 Max 10
Warrnambool Possible morning shower. Min 5 Max 12

Forecast for Saturday 1 August
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning. Patchy morning fog in the
northwest. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending westerly 15 to 25 km/h
during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight
temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching
around 11.

Colac Morning showers. Min 5 Max 10
Hamilton Early shower or two. Min 5 Max 11
Warrnambool Morning shower or two. Min 6 Max 12

Forecast for Sunday 2 August
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds
northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5
with daytime temperatures reaching around 11.

Colac Shower or two. Min 4 Max 11
Hamilton Shower or two. Min 3 Max 11
Warrnambool Shower or two. Min 5 Max 13

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Thursday.

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

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