East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Thursday 29 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will cross southern and mountain Victoria during Thursday afternoon and evening. A high pressure system will move rapidly across the Bight behind the front then cross Victoria during Friday and Saturday. On Sunday the high will move over the western Tasman Sea, as a low develops in the Bight.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Becoming cloudy. Patchy fog about the ranges early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 15.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Late shower or two. Bairnsdale 16
Late shower or two. Orbost 15

Friday 30 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 800 metres. Possible hail in the morning. Areas of fog about the ranges at night. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 13.

Saturday 1 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog about the ranges. Areas of morning frost in the west. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southwesterly during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

Sunday 2 July

Sunny. Patchy morning fog in the southwest. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Thursday.

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