VIC Alpine Forecast
Bureau of Meteorology Alpine Forecast - VIC
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
North East District Forecast
Issued at 5:40 am EST on Tuesday 2 September 2014
for the period until midnight EST Friday 5 September 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 cold front to the east of Victoria will move out over the Tasman Sea today
before forming into a low pressure system off the northern NSW coast by
Wednesday. A high pressure system will cross the Bight during today and will be
centred near Adelaide Tuesday night. The high will weaken on Wednesday as it
crosses NSW but an associated ridge will slowly cross Victoria on Wednesday and
Thursday. A low pressure trough will then move northeastwards from the Bight
across eastern South Australia on Thursday then over northern NSW on Friday.
Another high pressure system will then move from Bight waters across Tasmania
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 2 September
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers tending scattered over the ranges. Snow above
900 metres. The chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.
Possible hail from early this afternoon. Winds southerly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime
maximum temperatures between 7 and 16.
Albury-Wodonga Shower or two. Max 16
Falls Creek Few snow showers. Max 1
Mount Buller Few snow showers. Windy. Max 0
Mount Hotham Few snow showers. Windy. Max -1
Wangaratta Shower or two. Max 16
UV Alert from 10:40 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]
Forecast for Wednesday 3 September
Isolated showers in the south, clearing. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny
day. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime
temperatures reaching between 9 and 16.
Albury-Wodonga Sunny. Min 1 Max 16
Falls Creek Partly cloudy. Min -5 Max 3
Mount Buller Wind easing. Partly cloudy. Min -4 Max 3
Mount Hotham Wind easing. Partly cloudy. Min -6 Max 2
Wangaratta Sunny. Min 1 Max 16
Forecast for Thursday 4 September
Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to
between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10
Albury-Wodonga Cloudy. Min 0 Max 16
Falls Creek Cloudy. Min -4 Max 4