Weather Outlook for Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula
Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 29 November 2014.
A high pressure system west of Tasmania extends a ridge through Bass
Strait to another high pressure centre off the NSW coast. The western
high will gradually move to the south of Tasmania during the weekend,
while a low pressure trough will develop over South Australia today and
move into western Victoria later Sunday. The trough will gradually push
eastwards across Victoria during Monday with the next high pressure
system developing south of the Bight on Tuesday.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Early cloud then a mainly sunny day. Light winds becoming southeast to
southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming
light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12
Sunday 30 November
Humid. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in
the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the
afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h
tending northeast to southeasterly in the late afternoon then becoming
northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures
falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.
Monday 1 December
A humid and cloudy day. High (80%) chance of showers in the east,
medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon and evening. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible. Winds
north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting milder south to
southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight
temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures
reaching 24 to 29.
Tuesday 2 December
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming
west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending
south to southwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures
falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching between
19 and 23.
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The complete Central District Forecast can be found
, in text form.