Bureau of Meteorology Forecasts

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Alpine Forecast - VIC

IDV17005
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

North East District Forecast
Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 29 July 2015
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 2 August 2015.

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 large high pressure system centred over eastern New South Wales will move
over the Tasman Sea on Thursday. A cold front will move into western Victoria
late Thursday 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 Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 29 July
Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance
elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h
increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Forecast for Thursday 30 July
Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the north. High (80%)
chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres.
Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h, reaching 60 km/h on Alpine peaks. Overnight
temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime
temperatures reaching between 6 and 12.

Albury-Wodonga      Early fog. Showers later.       Min 2       Max 13  
Falls Creek         Snow showers. Becoming windy.   Min -3      Max 0  
Mount Buller        Snow showers. Windy.            Min -3      Max 0  
Mount Hotham        Snow showers. Very windy.       Min -3      Max -1  
Wangaratta          Late showers.                   Min 2       Max 12  

UV Alert from 12:00 pm to 12:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Forecast for Friday 31 July
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the early morning. Snow
possible above 1200 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending
northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then tending north to
northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures
falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and
13.

Albury-Wodonga      Possible early shower.          Min 4       Max 14  
Falls Creek         Early snow shower or two.       Min -2      Max 2  
Mount Buller        Early snow shower or two.       Min -3      Max 1  
Mount Hotham        Early snow shower or two.       Min -3      Max 1  
Wangaratta          Partly cloudy.                  Min 3       Max 13  

Forecast for Saturday 1 August
Cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. High (70%) chance of showers, most
likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds
north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20
km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight
temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching
between 5 and 12.

Albury-Wodonga      Showers.                        Min 3       Max 13  
Falls Creek         Snow shower or two. Windy.      Min -2      Max 0  
Mount Buller        Snow showers clearing. Windy.   Min -2      Max -1  
Mount Hotham        Snow shower or two. Windy.      Min -3      Max -1  
Wangaratta          Shower or two clearing.         Min 3       Max 12  

Forecast for Sunday 2 August
Cloudy. Morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1100
metres. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the
morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero
with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 12.

Albury-Wodonga      Possible shower.                Min 3       Max 13  
Falls Creek         Possible snow shower.           Min -4      Max 0  
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