West and South Gippsland District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Friday 23 February 2024.

Weather Situation

A cold front will be clearing the far east of Victoria this morning with a cooler southwesterly airflow in it's wake as another high crosses the Bight. This high will move over Victoria on Saturday, then become established in the Tasman Sea on Sunday as a weak cold front approaches Tasmania. The front will cross Tasmania overnight, as another high moves rapidly across the Bight, reaching Tasmania later on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Cloudy. Medium chance of showers this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 23.

Fire Danger - Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning shower or two. Latrobe Valley 21
Cloudy. Sale 23

Saturday 24 February

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Sunday 25 February

The chance of morning fog. Sunny day. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to southwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Monday 26 February

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EDT Friday.

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