West and South Gippsland District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Friday 28 February 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight will extend a weak ridge across Victoria tonight and for most of the weekend. A weak cold front will cross waters south of the Bight later on Saturday, reaching southwestern Victoria on Sunday afternoon, central districts during the evening before crossing eastern Victoria early on Monday. A high pressure system will move over waters south of WA early on Monday and extend a ridge across southern Victoria on Monday night, with the high moving over Tasmania by Tuesday night as a low pressure trough over NSW extends south across Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Saturday 29 February

Patchy fog in the early morning. Partly cloudy morning then a mostly sunny afternoon. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower near Wilsons Promontory in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:50am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early fog. Becoming sunny. Latrobe Valley 10 24
Early fog then mostly sunny. Sale 10 25

Sunday 1 March

Mostly sunny although cloud increasing during the afternoon. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Monday 2 March

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

Tuesday 3 March

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Saturday.

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