West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 29 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over New South Wales will move slowly east today. A strong cold to the west will cross the State on Thursday. Another high pressure system will develop over South Australia later on Friday then move slowly eastwards during the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Thursday 30 June

Cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Possible hail in the evening. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 13.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Latrobe Valley 5 12
Shower or two. Sale 4 13

Friday 1 July

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Saturday 2 July

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers in the west. Snowfalls possible above 1400 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sunday 3 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near Wilsons Promontory, chiefly in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

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

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