West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Sunday 26 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system centred over the Tasman Sea extends a ridge across Tasmania to waters south of the Bight. Little change is expected in this pattern over the coming days although a new high will strengthen south of the Bight on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Monday 27 February

Sunny. Patchy fog in the southeast in the early morning. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly in the early afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 10:00am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Latrobe Valley 12 30
Sunny. Sale 12 28

Tuesday 28 February

Sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Wednesday 1 March

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Thursday 2 March

Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.

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

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