|Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South West District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 13 February 2016
for the period until midnight EDT Tuesday 16 February 2016.
Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by
telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.
A weakening cold front will brush southern Victoria tonight with another front
to cross Tasmania Sunday. A high pressure ridge will briefly extend over
Victoria on Monday but the main high pressure centre will remain well back to
the south of W.A for most of next week. This will allow another cold front to
move across Victoria by Tuesday morning and an associated low pressure system
will develop south of Tasmania then move slowly over the southern Tasman Sea on
Forecast for the rest of Saturday 13 February
Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast late this
afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds westerly 20 to
30 km/h turning southwesterly in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum
temperatures 25 to 32.
Colac Mostly sunny. Max 29
Hamilton Mostly sunny. Max 29
Warrnambool Mostly sunny. Max 24
UV Alert from 9:50 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]
Forecast for Sunday 14 February
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and early
afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to
northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending west to
southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to
around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Colac Possible shower. Min 14 Max 23
Hamilton Possible shower. Min 12 Max 23
Warrnambool Shower or two. Min 15 Max 22
Forecast for Monday 15 February
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming west to
southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to
between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Colac Possible shower developing. Min 11 Max 23
Hamilton Possible afternoon shower. Min 10 Max 23
Warrnambool Possible shower. Min 13 Max 21
Forecast for Tuesday 16 February
Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds west
to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h
during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime
temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Colac Shower or two. Min 11 Max 21
Hamilton Possible morning shower. Min 11 Max 21
Warrnambool Shower or two. Min 13 Max 20
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Saturday.
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