Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS
For people in parts of South West and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.
Issued at 4:49 pm Wednesday, 15 August 2018.
Weather Situation: Squally westerly winds will continue along parts of the coast this evening.
DAMAGING WESTERLY WIND GUSTS up to 90 km/h are expected to affect parts of the coast this evening.
The risk of DAMAGING WINDS will likely clear late this afternoon.
Locations which may be affected include Apollo Bay, Wonthaggi, Tidal River and Yarram.
Severe weather is no longer occurring in the Central district and the warning for this district is CANCELLED.
Strongest Winds Recorded to 10.30am Wednesday:
115km/h at Wilsons Promontory
111km/h at Mt William
98km/h at Yarram, Mt Buller and South Channel Island
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees;
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony;
* Keep clear of fallen power lines;
The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 11:00 pm AEST Wednesday.
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.
Arundell (38.2922°S, 142.7655°E, 108m AMSL) Arundell,VIC set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Otways, medium chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.
Forecast for Arundell (38.2922°S, 142.7655°E, 108m AMSL) Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Summary Minimum 5° 5° 5° 3° 3° 5° 4° Maximum 13° 15° 11° 11° 12° 13° 13° Chance of rain 40% 90% 70% 60% 60% 60% 30% Likely amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm UV index Low Low Low Low Low - - Frost risk Slight Slight Slight Moderate Moderate Slight Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 18
Wind direction WNW W N NNW WNW W SW SW WNW W NW WNW N NNW Relative humidity 87% 67% 86% 68% 89% 77% 84% 64% 84% 71% 88% 69% 76% 58% Dew point 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 4°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Arundell (38.2922°S, 142.7655°E, 108m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon 6:47am EST 7:14am EST 5:53pm EST 6:20pm EST 10:18am EST 11:21pm EST Waxing crescent First quarter Aug 18 Full moon Aug 26 Last quarter Sep 03 New moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday 13 15 11 11 12 13 13
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday 0 10 5 5 5 5 0