East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Friday 17 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A northerly airstream will freshen today ahead of an approaching cold front that is expected to cross the State late tonight into Saturday morning. Another cold front will approach Victoria from the west late on Sunday. A strong, slow-moving high pressure system will build south of the Bight on Tuesday maintaining a broad southwesterly flow over Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Sunny morning. Areas of morning fog in the southwest. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. Winds north to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 22.

Sun protection 9:30am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early fog. Late shower or two. Bairnsdale 21
Late shower or two. Orbost 21

Saturday 18 September

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 19.

Sunday 19 September

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1700 metres. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 20.

Monday 20 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the evening. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 17.

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

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