East Gippsland District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:24 pm EDT on Thursday 21 March 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system west of Tasmania will move southeastwards towards southern New Zealand during Friday, while a low pressure trough lingers over the west Tasman Sea. Another trough will develop over western Victoria tomorrow, moving eastwards across the State during Saturday. A strong cold front moving across the Bight associated with a deepening low in the Southern Ocean is forecast to reach far western Victoria late on Sunday, crossing the rest of the State early on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the New South Wales border, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges until early this evening. Light winds.

Friday 22 March

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:10am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two clearing. Bairnsdale 16 25
Possible shower. Orbost 17 27

Saturday 23 March

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 29.

Sunday 24 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

Monday 25 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h turning west to northwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 25.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Friday.

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