IDV17003
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Victoria

Northern Country District Forecast
Issued at 5:30 pm EST on Friday 22 September 2017 for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 26 September 2017.

Warning Information
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.

Weather Situation
A low pressure system and associated cold front over the Bight will cross the State on Saturday, clearing far eastern districts at night as the low moves south of Tasmania. The low will direct a cooler westerly airstream across Victoria on Sunday before moving east over the Tasman Sea on Monday as a weak high pressure ridge develops over western Victoria. The high will continue to move eastwards across Victoria on Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday 22 September Clear. Light winds.

Forecast for Saturday 23 September
Partly cloudy. Areas of raised dust in the afternoon. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting westerly 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bendigo Possible shower. Min 10 Max 29
Echuca Windy. Min 11 Max 32

Shepparton Possible afternoon shower. Min 10 Max 31

Sun protection 9:40am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Forecast for Sunday 24 September
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Bendigo Shower or two clearing. Min 9 Max 17
Echuca Partly cloudy. Min 9 Max 20
Shepparton Possible morning shower. Min 9 Max 19

Forecast for Monday 25 September
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Bendigo Possible shower. Min 6 Max 16
Echuca Possible shower. Min 7 Max 19
Shepparton Possible shower. Min 7 Max 18

Forecast for Tuesday 26 September
Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Bendigo Mostly sunny. Min 2 Max 17
Echuca Partly cloudy. Min 3 Max 19
Shepparton Mostly sunny. Min 3 Max 18

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Saturday.

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