East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Tuesday 22 August 2017.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies across Victoria as a weakening low pressure system moves across central New South Wales. The ridge will persist over northern Victoria today as a cold front approaches from the southwest. This cold front will cross Victoria during Wednesday, then a high pressure system over the Bight will extend a ridge over northern Victoria on Thursday. The ridge will strengthen over Victoria later in the day and persist over the State during Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the west early this morning. Areas of severe morning frost. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 18.

Sun protection 11:00am to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning frost and fog. Bairnsdale 18
Sunny. Orbost 18

Wednesday 23 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost near the New South Wales border in the morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1200 metres at night. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 18.

Thursday 24 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

Friday 25 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog in the west. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 17.

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

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