East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 5 December 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system to the south will become established over the Tasman Sea tonight with winds gradually tending easterly across Victoria. A low pressure trough over NSW is forecast to extend south across the State on Monday as a cold front approaches from the west. The front is expected to cross Bass Strait on Tuesday as the trough clears away to the east before a high pressure system moves well south of the Bight on Wednesday and extends a ridge across Bass Strait and southern Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 21.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bairnsdale 20
Partly cloudy. Orbost 21

Monday 6 December

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the late afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

Tuesday 7 December

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the morning then tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Wednesday 8 December

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 18.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Sunday.

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