East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 1 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A cold front over western Victoria will cross the remainder of the State during the afternoon and evening. The next cold front will cross Tasmania on Sunday then a stronger cold front will follow across Victoria early on Monday. Further cold fronts are expected to maintain a cold and vigours southwesterly airstream across the State for most of next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Snow falling above 1500 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 15.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain periods. Bairnsdale 15
Rain periods. Orbost 16

Sunday 2 August

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 14.

Monday 3 August

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 500 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 4 and 12.

Tuesday 4 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 13.

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

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