West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 26 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system to the southeast of Tasmania will drift eastwards today. A cold front approaching from the west will reach western Victoria tonight and will cross the remainder of the State Monday morning. Another cold front will move through Bass Strait on Tuesday as a high pressure system crosses waters south of the Bight. The high will weaken as it move across Victoria on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later today. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending north to northeasterly in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:20 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible late shower. Latrobe Valley 24
Possible late shower. Sale 22

Monday 27 October

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending westerly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Tuesday 28 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds, easing later. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending westerly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Wednesday 29 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers about the southwest coast. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

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

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