East Gippsland District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Tuesday 28 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over New South Wales extends a ridge southwards across Victoria. The high will move slowly east on Wednesday as a strong cold front develops over the Bight. The front will cross the State on Thursday, while another high pressure system develops over the Bight on Friday and moves over South Australia on Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly clear. Light winds.

Wednesday 29 June

Areas of morning fog and frost. Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 6 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 17.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bairnsdale 3 17
Mostly sunny. Orbost 6 17

Thursday 30 June

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow possible above 1200 metres, lowering to 1000 metres later. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 14.

Friday 1 July

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 6 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 13.

Saturday 2 July

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the ranges. Snow possible above 1500 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 16.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Wednesday.

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