Weather

Satellite image. VIC Sun 7:00 pm EDT

Victoria

Sun 7:00 pm EDT

Cloud across central and eastern VIC in a weak trough is generating patchy rain, mostly on the ranges. Cloud is rebuilding over the western inland in a lingering trough causing showers and storms to develop. Mostly clear in the northwest and on the west coast.

Flood warning

Issued at 10:11AM on Friday 25 February 2011

Flood Warning - Murray River at Corowa, Barham, Wakool Junction and Wentworth

State Centres Forecast

Albury

Possible shower

16 - 28

Possible shower

Bendigo

Late shower

14 - 25

Late shower

Horsham

Mostly sunny

13 - 26

Mostly sunny

Melbourne

Clearing shower

15 - 23

Clearing shower

Mildura

Sunny

19 - 33

Sunny

Sale

Possible shower

14 - 23

Possible shower

Four Day Outlook

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday
Cloud increasing. Light and variable winds. Isolated showers/storms on and north of ranges. Showers/storms mainly in the north and east. Cooler southerly winds spreading throughout. Isolated showers in the east and south clearing. Cool to cold mornings then mostly sunny elsewhere. Mostly clear and dry throughout. Cool with just the odd light coastal shower later.

Yesterday's Temperature

Minimum: Mt Hotham, VIC 9.0°C
Maximum: Mildura, VIC 33.0°C

Coastal Waters

Central Gippsland

Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly up to 10 knots later in the evening.<p>Monday: Light winds tending northeast to northwesterly up to 15 knots around dawn then tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots around midday. Winds increasing to west to southwesterly 25/30 knots later in the evening.  Sea: Up to 3.0 m  Swell: Up to 0.5 m

Eastern Bass Strait

Sunday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots later in the evening.<p>Monday: Southeasterly 5/15 knots tending mainly northeast to northwesterly around dawn then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Winds increasing to west to southwesterly 20/25 knots later in the evening.  Sea: Up to 2.0 m  Swell: Up to 1.0 m

Gippsland Lakes

Light winds tending south to southwesterly up to 15 knots around midday then increasing to 10/20 knots by early evening.    

Melbourne Bays

Sunday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots.<p>Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots around midday.  Sea: Up to 1.0 m  

Northern Bass Strait

Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots.<p>Monday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming southwesterly 15/20 knots around midday then increasing to up to 30 knots later in the evening.  Sea: Up to 2.0 m  Swell: Up to 2.0 m

Southern Bass Strait

Wednesday: East to northeast winds 10/20 knots.<p>Thursday: Chiefly east to northeasterly winds 5/15 knots, increasing to 10/20 knots before a 20/30 knot northwest change extends from the west later in the day.  Sea: Up to 2.0 m  Swell: Up to 1.0 m

Western Bass Strait

Sunday: South to southeasterly about 15 knots.<p>Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly around midday.  Sea: Up to 1.0 m  Swell: Up to 3.0 m