VIC Alpine Forecast
Bureau of Meteorology Alpine Forecast - VIC
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
North East District Forecast
Issued at 4:21 pm EST on Thursday 24 July 2014
for the period until midnight EST Monday 28 July 2014.
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 low pressure system near Adelaide will move slowly southeastwards to lie near
the the southwest Victorian coast tonight. The low will weaken as it gradually
moves across Bass Strait and northern Tasmania on Friday then away to the east
of Tasmania during Saturday. A high pressure system over southern New South
Wales will extend a ridge over northern Victoria during the weekend. On Monday
the high will drift further northwards and a cold front will approach Tasmania
later in the day.
Forecast for the rest of Thursday 24 July
Cloudy. Patchy rain, falling as snow above 1600 metres. Winds northeast to
southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h.
Forecast for Friday 25 July
Partly cloudy. Scattered showers, falling as snow above 1500 metres. Winds
northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20
to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures
reaching between 8 and 15.
Albury-Wodonga A few showers. Min 6 Max 16
Falls Creek A few snow showers. Min -1 Max 3
Mount Buller A few snow showers. Min -1 Max 2
Mount Hotham A few snow showers. Min -2 Max 1
Wangaratta A few showers. Min 5 Max 14
No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]
Forecast for Saturday 26 July
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers, falling as snow above 1500 metres. Light
winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures
reaching between 7 and 13.
Albury-Wodonga Shower or two. Min 6 Max 14
Falls Creek Snow shower or two. Min 0 Max 2
Mount Buller Snow shower or two. Min 0 Max 2
Mount Hotham Snow shower or two. Min 0 Max 0
Wangaratta Shower or two clearing. Min 5 Max 13
Forecast for Sunday 27 July
Cloudy. Isolated showers, falling as snow above 1500 metres. Light winds
becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending northerly
during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with
daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 14.
Albury-Wodonga Possible morning shower. Min 6 Max 14