West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 27 April 2017.

Weather Situation

A weak front will pass across Tasmania on Thursday night while a high pressure system remains over the Bight on Friday and Saturday. The high will extend a ridge over Victoria on Sunday as a cold front moves into the Bight. The cold front will move across Victoria on Monday afternoon and evening.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Friday 28 April

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of light showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:50am to 1:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Light shower or two. Latrobe Valley 8 19
Possible light shower. Sale 7 20

Saturday 29 April

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Sunday 30 April

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Monday 1 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

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

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