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Damaging winds and heavy rain to hit southeast Australia – what you should know

Damaging winds and heavy rain are set to batter southeast Australia as winter settles in and brings freezing temperatures throughout the nation. 

A seasonal chilly entrance will sweep by Victoria, Tasmania and the ACT, earlier than pushing northwards to Sydney on Wednesday.

Extreme and probably harmful winds are predicted to smash components of Gippsland, Victoria, southern NSW and most of Tasmania.

Residents in South Australia’s southeast have been advised to be cautious of gale warnings as properly.

Weatherzone Senior Meteorologist Brett Dutschke advised Day by day Mail Australia wind gusts might attain speeds of as much as 100km/h and convey down bushes and branches.

Southeastern Australia is about to be smashed by a rain bomb and probably harmful winds early this week (inventory picture)

Heavy rain is expected to fall across southeast Australia with as much as 80mm forecast for parts of Tasmania (stock image)

Heavy rain is anticipated to fall throughout southeast Australia with as a lot as 80mm forecast for components of Tasmania (inventory picture)


Forecasters from Weatherzone predict components of Tasmania might get harmful winds as much as 125km/h Tuesday morning.

Elements of the Apple Aisle are additionally anticipated to obtain a dumping of 40-80mm of rain cumulatively from Monday by to Wednesday.

Winter chills mixed with robust winds pushed the obvious temperature beneath freezing in central and japanese Tasmania on Monday evening.

The Bureau of Meteorology recorded a 128 km/h wind gust at Scotts Peak Dam, within the Southwest Nationwide Park, at 7:30 am on Tuesday.

Winds of about 100 km/h stay doable over the state’s western, northern and a few japanese districts, together with the Furneaux Islands and King Island.


Melburnians woke on Tuesday to robust winds and rain, with Melbourne Airport posting -0.5C on the ‘seems like’ readout with 72km/h gusts.

Sheep graziers have been placed on alert by the Bureau of Meteorology as properly, with warnings issued saying there’s a threat of losses of lambs and sheep uncovered to the chilly, showers and robust north-westerly winds.

Coastal and elevated areas of Victoria, together with components of Melbourne, are anticipated to really feel the freeze throughout a chilly snap on Tuesday morning.


The ‘vigorous’ chilly entrance will transfer throughout the southeast of NSW throughout Tuesday and Wednesday, BoM mentioned.

Winds are anticipated to ease over Alpine areas early on Wednesday morning, however might proceed over remaining japanese components of the warning till Wednesday afternoon.

Sheep farmers have throughout the ACT and regional NSW have additionally been warned of a ‘threat of losses of lambs and sheep uncovered to those situations’.

The chilly entrance is anticipated to deliver respectable snowfalls for ski resorts after a less-than beneficial climactic opening to the season.

Weatherzone forecasts 15 to 25 centimetres of snow above 1,500 metres on the Alps. 

Circumstances are anticipated to ease ‘considerably’ on Thursday, Mr Dutschke mentioned. 

Parts of Tasmania are predicted to receive up to 80mm of rain across Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday while Victoria and southern NSW are also expected to be hit with rain (pictured)

Elements of Tasmania are predicted to obtain as much as 80mm of rain throughout Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday whereas Victoria and southern NSW are additionally anticipated to be hit with rain (pictured)


The bureau has additionally issued marine wind warnings for areas throughout southeast South Australia anticipated to hit on Tuesday and proceed on Wednesday.

Robust winds are anticipated to hit the Esperance Coast in Western Australia whereas the Northern Territory has no present warnings.


The Gold and Sunshine Coasts have been warned of robust winds alongside the shoreline on Wednesday.

The bureau final month launched its long-range forecast for this winter which predicted inland and Northern Queensland usually tend to be abnormally dry.

Nonetheless, the bureau warned that ‘long-range forecasts are probabilistic in nature and carry a level of uncertainty’.


No present warnings are in place for the Prime Finish, nevertheless it’s extra more likely to obtain decrease quantities of rain throughout the winter months, in response to the bureau.

Temperatures within the Northern Territory and throughout Australia are additionally anticipated to be larger than ordinary.

‘Days and nights are very more likely to be hotter than common throughout Australia, with an elevated probability of unusually heat days and nights,’ the forecast reads. 


Robust winds are anticipated to hit the Esperance Coast in Western Australia.

Prior warnings throughout the Leeuwin and Albany Coasts have since been cancelled by the bureau.

Three-day forecast for main cities


Wednesday Partly cloudy. Min 12 Max 19

Thursday Partly cloudy. Min 8 Max 17

Friday Bathe or two. Min 9 Max 18


Wednesday Bathe or two easing. Min 6 Max 10

Thursday Doable late bathe. Min 6 Max 12

Friday Bathe or two. Min 7 Max 11


Wednesday Showers. Min 13 Max 20

Thursday Partly cloudy. Min 10 Max 19

Friday Principally sunny. Min 10 Max 20


Wednesday Sunny. Min 18 Max 31

Thursday Sunny. Min 19 Max 31

Friday Sunny. Min 19 Max 32


Wednesday Showers easing. Min 9 Max 13

Thursday Bathe or two. Min 8 Max 12

Friday Partly cloudy. Min 7 Max 14


Wednesday Sunny. Min 11 Max 24

Thursday Sunny. Min 10 Max 21

Friday Principally sunny. Min 9 Max 21


Wednesday Morning bathe or two. Min 5 Max 13

Thursday Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Min -3 Max 11

Friday Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Min -1 Max 13


Wednesday Doable morning bathe. Min 11 Max 18

Thursday Bathe or two. Min 9 Max 17

Friday Showers. Min 9 Max 16

Supply: Bureau of Meteorology

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