Weather Outlook for Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula
Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Thursday 2 April 2015.
A cold front and low pressure trough will will clear the far northeast
of Victoria on Thursday morning as an associated low pressure system
moves into the Tasman Sea. A large high pressure system lies over
waters south of the Bight and will move closer to Tasmania on Thursday
night and Friday. A trough of low pressure will extend from southern
NSW to northeastern Victoria on Saturday and deepen across the State on
Sunday. Meanwhile a low pressure system will form off the New South
Wales coast late in the weekend.
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east early this
morning. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning southerly 25 to 35
km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.
Fire Danger - High
UV Alert from 10:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Friday 3 April
Mostly sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light
in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with
daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.
Saturday 4 April
Mostly sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east
to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light
during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12
with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Sunday 5 April
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, most likely
in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The
chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening.
Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during
the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with
daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
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The complete Central District Forecast can be found
, in text form.