East Gippsland Weather
East Gippsland Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Possible hail from late this morning. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 11.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly cloudy. Morning fog in the west. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Morning fog in the west. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
East Gippsland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||W 22||84||WSW 26||65|
||6||11||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WSW 39||72||WSW 40||76|
||3||6||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||W 8||74||WNW 10||88|
|Windy with showers
||7||11||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WSW 40||68||WSW 46||73|
||1||6||90%||1-5mm||High||WNW 16||76||SW 19||85|
||6||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 31||66||WSW 31||69|
||5||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 23||68||WSW 26||72|
||5||7||90%||1-5mm||Slight||W 17||80||WSW 17||82|
||0||7||90%||1-5mm||High||WNW 10||81||SW 12||69|
||5||11||90%||5-10mm||Slight||WNW 15||78||WSW 20||70|
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