Bureau of Meteorology Forecasts

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Alpine Forecast - VIC

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

North East District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EDT on Wednesday 25 January 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 28 January 2017.

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 high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge over southern Victoria.
The high should prop just west of Victoria on Thursday then skip across the
State to reach the Tasman Sea on Friday. On Saturday a weak cold front is
expected to cross Tasmania then a small high centre should follow over Tasmania
on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 25 January
Sunny. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the
late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 32.

Albury-Wodonga      Sunny.                          Max 33  
Falls Creek         Sunny.                          Max 18  
Mount Buller        Sunny.                          Max 17  
Mount Hotham        Sunny.                          Max 17  
Wangaratta          Sunny.                          Max 32  

Fire Danger:

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Forecast for Thursday 26 January
Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the
evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime
temperatures reaching 26 to 35.

Albury-Wodonga      Sunny.                          Min 14      Max 35  
Falls Creek         Sunny.                          Min 8       Max 19  
Mount Buller        Sunny.                          Min 8       Max 19  
Mount Hotham        Sunny.                          Min 7       Max 18  
Wangaratta          Sunny.                          Min 13      Max 35  

Forecast for Friday 27 January
Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon.
Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime
temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

Albury-Wodonga      Sunny.                          Min 17      Max 36  
Falls Creek         Mostly sunny.                   Min 9       Max 20  
Mount Buller        Mostly sunny.                   Min 8       Max 20  
Mount Hotham        Mostly sunny.                   Min 8       Max 19  
Wangaratta          Sunny.                          Min 14      Max 36  

Forecast for Saturday 28 January
Sunny. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming
light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15
with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 36.

Albury-Wodonga      Sunny.                          Min 16      Max 37  
Falls Creek         Sunny.                          Min 11      Max 21  
Mount Buller        Sunny.                          Min 9       Max 21  
Mount Hotham        Sunny.                          Min 10      Max 20  
Wangaratta          Sunny.                          Min 14      Max 36  

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Wednesday.

* Calls to 1300 numbers cost around 27.5c incl. GST, higher from mobiles or
public phones.

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