West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:18 pm EDT on Thursday 21 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A cold front and associated trough crossing Victoria will clear to the east tonight. On Friday a high over the Bight will extend a ridge towards Victoria. A weak cold front will move through Bass Strait during Saturday while the ridge persists over northern Victoria. The high will then move over Victoria on Sunday as a cold front moves over waters south of the Bight. The cold front is expected to move across Victoria later on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, with little or no rainfall with gusty winds, becoming less likely later this evening. Areas of haze early this evening. Winds north to northwesterly 30 to 40 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

Friday 22 November

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:50am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Latrobe Valley 10 23
Partly cloudy. Sale 11 22

Saturday 23 November

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 26.

Sunday 24 November

Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

Monday 25 November

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly during the afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 33.

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

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