East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Wednesday 5 October 2022.

Weather Situation

A broad trough over NSW extends into norther Victoria and will drift eastward tonight and Thursday. A second trough and associated cold front will cross the state on Friday, clearing early Saturday as a high pressure ridge moves into the southwest.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain about the ranges, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 6 October

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 22.

Sun protection 9:40am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers easing. Bairnsdale 9 23
Showers easing. Orbost 9 22

Friday 7 October

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 22.

Saturday 8 October

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the ranges, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 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 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

Sunday 9 October

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

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

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