West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Sunday 23 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front is weakening as it moves eastwards across the State on Sunday. A second front will follow through Bass Strait Sunday night. A high pressure system will pass to the north of Victoria on Monday, then another front will approach from the west during Tuesday, crossing the State on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest late this afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 17.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Latrobe Valley 15
Possible late shower. Sale 17

Monday 24 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Showers falling as snow above 1300 metres. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

Tuesday 25 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 18.

Wednesday 26 July

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly during the day then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 16.

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

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