Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST
Severe Weather Warning
for Damaging Winds
for parts of Central, East Gippsland, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.
Issued at 10:32 am Sunday, 20 September 2020.
DAMAGING WINDS OVER ELEVATED AREAS OF VICTORIA SUNDAY NIGHT
The first in a series of cold front will move across Victoria Sunday night, clearing the east of the State Monday morning.
DAMAGING WINDS for the following areas:
Central, East Gippsland, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland
DAMAGING WINDS, averaging 60 to 70 km/h with peak gusts of around 90 to 100 km/h are possible about elevated areas (above 500m) of western and central parts overnight, extending to the Alpine peaks Monday morning. Winds will strengthen from the west late Sunday evening, extending to eastern parts of the warning area early Monday morning.
Winds will ease rapidly from the west during Monday morning, dropping below warning threshold in the west in the early hours, and in the east later on Monday morning.
Locations which may be affected include Mt Baw Baw, Falls Creek and Mt Hotham.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Be aware that trees that have been damaged by heat or fire may be unstable and more likely to fall when it is windy or wet.
* Check that loose items such as outdoor settings, umbrellas and trampolines are safely secured and move vehicles under cover or away from trees.
* Stay indoors and away from windows.
* If outdoors, move to a safe place indoors. Stay away from trees, drains, gutters, creeks and waterways.
* If driving conditions are dangerous, safely pull over away from trees, drains, low-lying areas and floodwater. Avoid travel if possible.
* Stay safe by avoiding dangerous hazards, such as floodwater, mud, debris, damaged roads and fallen trees.
* Stay away from fallen powerlines always assume they are live.
* Stay informed monitor weather warnings, forecasts and river levels at the Bureau of Meteorology website, and warnings through VicEmergency.
The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 pm AEST Sunday.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 210. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Cape Schanck (38.465°S, 144.9°E, 143m AMSL) Cape Schanck,VIC set as my default location ›
Seven day forecast
Cape Schanck 7 day forecast
Today: Humid. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers about the ranges, medium chance elsewhere. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.
Forecast for Cape Schanck (38.465°S, 144.9°E, 143m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 13° 11° 10° 8° 7° 7° 8° Maximum 21° 19° 17° 15° 15° 14° 14° Chance of rain 90% 70% 70% 90% 80% 90% 70% Likely amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 26
Wind direction NNE N NNW NNW NNW NW WNW W W WNW NNW WSW SW SW Relative humidity 70% 63% 83% 56% 64% 62% 70% 64% 74% 54% 77% 64% 67% 59% Dew point 13°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Cape Schanck (38.465°S, 144.9°E, 143m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon 5:45am EST 6:12am EST 6:14pm EST 6:41pm EST 8:01am EST 9:33pm EST Waxing crescent First quarter Sep 24 Full moon Oct 02 Last quarter Oct 10 New moon Oct 17
Temperature for next 5 days
Temperature in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 21 19 17 15 15 14 14
Rain for next 5 days
Rain in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 5 5 5 5 5 10 5