West and South Gippsland District Forecast

No warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Friday 19 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over the southern Tasman Sea will move slowly eastward during the remainder of the weekend. A cold moving across the Bight is expected to reach western Victoria on Sunday morning, extending across the rest of the State later on Sunday and early Monday. Another high will then track slowly across the Bight during Monday and Tuesday, extending a ridge towards southern Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Clear. Light winds.

Saturday 20 April

Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Local areas of morning smoke haze. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending northeast to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:10am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early fog then sunny. Latrobe Valley 10 29
Early fog then sunny. Sale 9 27

Sunday 21 April

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of fog in the southeast in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 29.

Monday 22 April

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about the ranges, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Tuesday 23 April

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog about the ranges. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the ranges in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

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

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