East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:21 pm EST on Tuesday 23 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will approach western Victoria this evening before crossing the State on Wednesday morning. A ridge of high pressure will extend over northern Victoria later on Wednesday. A weak cold front will move across Bass Strait and coastal Victoria on Thursday before the ridge of high pressure is maintained across Victoria on Friday. On Saturday a stronger cold front will approach western Victoria later in the day.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges later this evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwesterly in the late evening.

Wednesday 24 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1700 metres during the morning. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 18.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible morning shower. Bairnsdale 8 18
Possible shower. Orbost 10 18

Thursday 25 May

Mostly sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 19.

Friday 26 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Patchy morning fog in the west. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Saturday 27 May

Partly cloudy. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 19.

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

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