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Alpine Forecast - VIC

IDV17005
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

North East District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EST on Wednesday 28 September 2016
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 1 October 2016.

Warning Information
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.

Weather Situation
A ridge over northern Victoria will move eastward as a complex low pressure
system approaches from the west. The low will intensify, extending a trough
over northwest Victoria by late Wednesday. This system is expected to become
more complex as it crosses Victoria on Thursday with more than one low pressure
centre likely. The low will eventually move eastward on Friday to be over the
southern Tasman Sea by Saturday morning with a new high pressure ridge
extending over western Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 28 September
Mostly sunny. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Medium
(50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere, most likely
later in the day. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in
the middle of the day then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Daytime
maximum temperatures between 13 and 18.

Albury-Wodonga      Late shower or two.             Max 18  
Falls Creek         Becoming windy. Sunny.          Max 7  
Mount Buller        Showers. Becoming very windy.   Max 7  
Mount Hotham        Becoming windy. Sunny.          Max 5  
Wangaratta          Fog. Late shower or two.        Max 18  

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Forecast for Thursday 29 September
Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The
chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible.
Winds northeasterly 35 to 50 km/h turning north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h
in the morning then becoming northerly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures
reaching between 9 and 14.

Albury-Wodonga      Rain. Possible heavy falls.     Min 10      Max 14  
Falls Creek         Rain then snow.                 Min 2       Max 2  
Mount Buller        Rain then snow.                 Min 2       Max 2  
Mount Hotham        Rain then snow.                 Min 1       Max 1  
Wangaratta          Rain. Possible heavy falls.     Min 10      Max 14  

Forecast for Friday 30 September
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds
north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures
reaching between 6 and 13.

Albury-Wodonga      Showers.                        Min 5       Max 13  
Falls Creek         Snow showers. Wind easing.      Min -3      Max -1  
Mount Buller        Snow showers.                   Min -4      Max 0  
Mount Hotham        Snow showers. Wind easing.      Min -4      Max -2  
Wangaratta          Showers.                        Min 5       Max 13  

Forecast for Saturday 1 October
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow
possible above 1300 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming
light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7
with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

Albury-Wodonga      Shower or two.                  Min 7       Max 16  
Falls Creek         Snow shower or two clearing.    Min -1      Max 2  
Mount Buller        Snow shower or two clearing.    Min -1      Max 3  
Mount Hotham        Snow shower or two clearing.    Min -2      Max 1  
Wangaratta          Morning shower or two.          Min 7       Max 15  

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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