West and South Gippsland District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Tuesday 28 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system to the north of Mildura will drift northeastwards across New South Wales on Wednesday. A strong and active cold front will move across Victoria later on Thursday before moving away to the east early on Friday. Another cold front will approach southwestern Victoria on Friday night before sweeping across the State during Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Wednesday 29 July

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the west in the early morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

UV Alert from 10:40 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Latrobe Valley 5 14
Mostly sunny. Sale 4 15

Thursday 30 July

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Friday 31 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning northwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

Saturday 1 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the morning with possible hail. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 13.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Wednesday.

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