West and South Gippsland District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 5:42 am EST on Sunday 20 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over northwestern Victoria will drift eastwards during Sunday and Monday to reach the central Tasman Sea by Tuesday. A cold front will move across Bass Strait later on Sunday followed by another front which will reach far western Victoria late on Monday. This front will cross the remainder of the State on Tuesday as a weak high pressure system develops over the Bight. Yet another cold front is expected to cross Bass Strait late Wednesday and early Thursday with a high pressure ridge developing over northern Victoria during Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near the coast west of Wilsons Promontory this morning and again tonight. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 19.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:10 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Latrobe Valley 19
Partly cloudy. Sale 19

Monday 21 April

Partly cloudy. The chance of isolated showers. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Tuesday 22 April

Cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent in the south. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

Wednesday 23 April

Cloudy. Scattered showers until evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

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

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