West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Sunday 25 September 2016.

Weather Situation

A cold front located over eastern Victoria will clear the far east of the State during this morning. Another front will cross Victoria later Monday, then a weak ridge of high pressure will move across the State on Tuesday. The next low pressure trough is forecast to cross the Bight during Wednesday with a low forming on the trough to the southwest of Victoria then intensifying on Wednesday night.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers this morning. Snow about the Alpine peaks. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 16.

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning shower or two. Latrobe Valley 15
Shower or two. Sale 16

Monday 26 September

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about the ranges in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers from the late morning. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Tuesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Wednesday 28 September

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

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

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