East Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 24 August 2019.

Weather Situation

A cold front will enter far southwest Victoria around midday, crossing western Victoria this afternoon and remaining districts this evening and overnight. A high pressure system will become centred over the Bight during Sunday and will extend a ridge eastwards over inland Victoria. The ridge will persist during Monday and Tuesday as the next cold front moves across the Southern Ocean.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Patchy fog and frost early this morning. Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southwest tonight, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 20.

Sun protection 10:30am to 1:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny day. Showers tonight. Bairnsdale 20
Sunny day. Showers late tonight. Orbost 20

Sunday 25 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Possible hail near the coast in the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 13.

Monday 26 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost about the ranges in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

Tuesday 27 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost about the ranges in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

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

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