West and South Gippsland District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 15 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A cold front across Tasmania and the Southern Ocean is forecast to cross Victoria this evening, while a high near WA is expected to extend a ridge across the State on Friday. A weak cold front is forecast to cross Bass Strait during Saturday before a high pressure ridge extends across southern Victoria on Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Friday 16 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the ranges in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1500 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:10am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Latrobe Valley 8 17
Partly cloudy. Sale 8 17

Saturday 17 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near Wilsons Promontory, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the early afternoon then tending west to northwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Sunday 18 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Monday 19 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

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

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