BOM VIC Forecasts
Bureau of Meteorology Alpine Forecast - VIC
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
North East District Forecast
Issued at 4:23 pm EDT on Tuesday 11 March 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 15 March 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 large high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will move slowly eastwards
across New Zealand on Wednesday and Thursday. A low pressure trough over
southwest of Victoria will push eastwards to reach the east of the State on
Wednesday morning and a weakening cold front will follow across coastal parts
of the State early on Wednesday. A new high pressure system will form over
Bight waters on Wednesday and will push across Bass Strait on Thursday to link
with the first high pressure system over New Zealand by Friday. A deepening low
pressure system will cross Bight waters on Saturday and an associated trough
will reach western Victoria late in the afternoon.
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 11 March
Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and the chance of thunderstorms. Winds west to
northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly in the late evening.
Forecast for Wednesday 12 March
Partly cloudy. Early morning rain areas on the ranges with showers to the
north, easing to isolated showers late morning and clearing in the afternoon.
The chance of thunderstorms, contracting to the east and clearing in the early
afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the
morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime
temperatures reaching 21 to 29.
Albury-Wodonga A few showers clearing. Min 18 Max 30
Falls Creek Rain at times, easing. Min 11 Max 15
Mount Buller Morning rain. Min 10 Max 15
Mount Hotham Rain at times, clearing. Min 10 Max 13
Wangaratta A few morning showers. Min 15 Max 29
UV Alert from 10:10 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]
Forecast for Thursday 13 March
The chance of showers near the New South Wales border early in the morning.
Patchy fog in the west early in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light
winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime
temperatures reaching 24 to 30.
Albury-Wodonga Mostly sunny. Min 13 Max 31
Falls Creek Partly cloudy. Min 6 Max 17
Mount Buller Mostly sunny. Min 6 Max 18
Mount Hotham Partly cloudy. Min 5 Max 16
Wangaratta Early fog then mostly sunny. Min 9 Max 30
Forecast for Friday 14 March
Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog. The chance of showers in