East Gippsland District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Thursday 30 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will extend a ridge eastwards over Victoria tonight and during Friday. A weak cold front will cross southern Victoria on Saturday, leaving a southerly airflow over Victoria on Sunday. The high will move slowly eastwards during the weekend and will pass across Tasmania during Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Friday 31 March

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog about the ranges in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower in the far east. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:30am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bairnsdale 8 20
Partly cloudy. Orbost 10 19

Saturday 1 April

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog about the ranges in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Sunday 2 April

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Monday 3 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

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

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