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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

South West District Forecast
Issued at 5:41 am EST on Wednesday 23 April 2014
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 26 April 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 is crossing northeastern Victoria. Another cold front is expected
to cross southern Victoria early Thursday followed quickly by a weak high high
pressure system which will reach the Tasman Sea on Friday. A further cold front
will cross the State on Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 23 April
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the north early this morning. Isolated showers in
the south developing in the morning, clearing in the afternoon, then isolated
showers tonight. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum
temperatures between 17 and 20.

Colac Partly cloudy. Max 18
Hamilton Partly cloudy. Max 19
Warrnambool Shower or two. Max 19

Fire Danger:

UV Alert from 10:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Forecast for Thursday 24 April
Partly cloudy. Scattered showers during the morning, more frequent in the
south. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h shifting south to
southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the
early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime
temperatures reaching around 17.

Colac A few morning showers. Min 11 Max 16
Hamilton A few morning showers. Min 10 Max 17
Warrnambool A few morning showers. Min 12 Max 17

Forecast for Friday 25 April
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the
morning then tending northerly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight
temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Colac Sunny. Min 5 Max 20
Hamilton Mostly sunny. Min 3 Max 19
Warrnambool Sunny. Min 6 Max 20

Forecast for Saturday 26 April
Cloudy. Isolated showers until evening. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30
km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending
southeast to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to
between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Colac Shower or two. Min 11 Max 17
Hamilton Shower or two. Min 9 Max 17
Warrnambool Morning shower or two. Min 11 Max 17

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

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

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