West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:34 pm EDT on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A cold front approaching from the west will enter western Victoria late in the evening before crossing most remaining districts overnight and Monday morning, but will not clear the northeast until Monday afternoon. The next high pressure ridge will develop over the Bight on Monday and extend across Victoria on Tuesday and Wednesday. On Thursday another cold front will cross the State.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Monday 5 December

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early shower or two. Latrobe Valley 17 24
Morning shower or two. Sale 18 25

Tuesday 6 December

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

Wednesday 7 December

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending east to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Thursday 8 December

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

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

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