Forecast for Forecast for Geelong District Geelong

Forecast for Geelong District

Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 16 August 2018 for the period until midnight EST Monday 20 August 2018.

Warnings:

Weather Situation:

A high pressure system will over South Australia extends a weak ridge across Victoria. The next cold front approaching from the west will reach far southwest Victoria late Friday afternoon and will cross remaining districts Friday night and early Saturday. A cold and unstable westerly airflow will follow the front on Saturday, then winds will tend southwesterly on Sunday as a large high pressure system moves over the Bight. The high will drift over inland South Australia on Monday as a deep low pressure system passes well south of Tasmania.

Friday 17 August Min 6 Max 17
Saturday 18 August Min 7 Max 13
Sunday 19 August Min 6 Max 12
Monday 20 August Min 5 Max 14



The rest of Thursday 16 August
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Yarra Valley, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h turning northwesterly in the evening.

Friday 17 August
Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers near the Otways, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Saturday 18 August
Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres lowering to 600 metres at night. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Possible hail. Heavy falls possible in the east. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning west to southwesterly during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Sunday 19 August
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 500 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the morning. Possible hail. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.

Monday 20 August
Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 6 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.



HHW-FORECAST v2.
Data was sourced from Australian Bureau of Meteorology