Weather Outlook for Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula
Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Thursday 23 October 2014.
A low pressure trough extends from NSW to northeast Victoria. A high
pressure system passing just south of Tasmania will reach the south
Tasman Sea on Friday. Another low pressure trough will enter western
Victoria Friday afternoon, clearing eastern districts early Saturday as
another high pressure system approaches Tasmania. This high will also
move rapidly over the southern Tasman Sea on Sunday and a cold front
will cross Bight waters to reach western Victoria Sunday night. The
cold front will rapidly cross Victoria and Bass Strait on Monday
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Mostly clear. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday 24 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and
early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the
afternoon and early evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h
becoming light early in the morning then becoming northwest to
southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight
temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures
reaching 26 to 31.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very
Saturday 25 October
Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle in the morning. Winds southerly
15 to 20 km/h turning east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the
afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with
daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.
Sunday 26 October
Areas of morning fog. Sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or
thunderstorm with gusty winds in the evening. Winds northeast to
southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming
northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime
temperatures reaching 23 to 28.
Monday 27 October
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight
(20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the
morning. Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h
during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14
with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.
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