Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Central, East Gippsland, South West, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.
Issued at 4:44 pm Sunday, 19 August 2018.
Severe weather is no longer occurring in Victoria.
The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
Strongest gusts to 4:00pm include:
139 km/h at Wilsons Promontory
113 km/h at South Channel Island
98 km/h at Cape Otway
97 km/h at St Kilda
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines;
* Don't walk, ride or drive through flood water;
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains;
* Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road;
No further warnings will be issued for this event.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Ararat (37.2843°S, 142.9282°E, 321m AMSL) Ararat,VIC set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the north in the morning. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 11.
Forecast for Ararat (37.2843°S, 142.9282°E, 321m AMSL) Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Summary Minimum -1° 4° 3° 4° 3° 4° 4° Maximum 11° 12° 13° 16° 17° 17° 17° Chance of rain 80% 40% 10% 10% 10% 5% 40% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Severe Slight Moderate Slight Moderate Slight Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 11
Wind direction NW WNW W WSW NE NNE NE NE E SSE E SE NNE NNW Relative humidity 81% 76% 86% 75% 88% 62% 74% 59% 71% 54% 73% 57% 76% 59% Dew point 2°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 9°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Ararat (37.2843°S, 142.9282°E, 321m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:40am EST 7:07am EST 5:57pm EST 6:24pm EST 12:43pm EST 2:18am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Aug 26 Last quarter Sep 03 New moon Sep 10 First quarter Sep 17
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 11 12 13 16 17 17 17
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 5 0 0 0 0 0 0