East Gippsland District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Friday 16 November 2018.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough over eastern Victoria will reach the Tasman Sea tonight as a high pressure system south of the Bight moves slowly east. The high will be located over Tasmania by Saturday night then over the Tasman Sea on Sunday as a cold front and associated low pressure trough enter the Bight. The trough will move slowly across South Australia on Monday as the front slides away to the southeast, then enter western Victoria on Tuesday as another front develops south of the Bight.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Saturday 17 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeasterly in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bairnsdale 8 21
Shower or two clearing. Orbost 11 19

Sunday 18 November

Patchy morning fog. Sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

Monday 19 November

Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog in the southwest. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the day then tending north to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Tuesday 20 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the afternoon then tending north to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 30.

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

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