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Current Warnings
 

W & S Gippsland Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost and patchy fog this morning. Slight chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Very high chance of showers near Wilsons Promontory, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Issued Wed 21:31 EST

W & S Gippsland Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
10:50 EST
WNW 11 11 9.3 5.9 7.6 79 1 0.0 1028.8
10:50 EST
WNW 26 28 12.3 6.4 9.8 67 3 0.0 1027.4
10:50 EST
SW 9 9 9.2 7.3 7.9 88 1 0.0 1028.9
10:50 EST
NNW 13 13 2.3 -3.8 -0.3 64 2 0.0 -
10:50 EST
- 0 0 9.5 2.8 9.5 63 2 0.0 -
10:50 EST
SE 4 4 7.6 7.4 7.6 99 1 0.0 -
10:30 EST
- - - 8.7 8.7 8.7 100 - 0.0 -
10:50 EST
WNW 31 46 11.3 2.9 8.1 56 6 0.0 1026.6
10:50 EST
NW 11 15 11.5 5.6 10.3 67 2 0.0 -
10:50 EST
NW 17 19 13.2 7.4 11.7 68 3 0.0 1027.9
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