W & S Gippsland Weather
W & S Gippsland Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Patchy fog in the southeast in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the east. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
W & S Gippsland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 10||96||NW 15||63|
|Fog then sunny
||-2||1||90%||1-5mm||Severe||NNW 6||98||NNW 6||74|
||5||12||60%||< 1mm||Slight||W 6||78||WNW 4||50|
||6||12||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 6||82||NW 10||50|
||4||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 12||88||WNW 12||47|
||8||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 24||74||NW 25||67|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.