East Gippsland Weather
East Gippsland Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the early morning. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Morning fog. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 800 metres. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
East Gippsland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||13||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 29||69||WSW 29||56|
||7||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 39||64||WSW 45||68|
||5||9||90%||1-5mm||Slight||W 16||60||WNW 16||73|
||8||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 34||62||WSW 54||65|
||2||6||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 24||74||WSW 23||73|
||6||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 34||57||WSW 36||56|
||6||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 25||64||WSW 35||59|
||6||9||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 26||69||WSW 22||74|
||1||8||80%||1-5mm||High||WNW 18||74||WSW 14||60|
||6||13||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 23||62||WSW 27||61|
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.