Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of East Gippsland, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:21 pm Monday, 11 November 2019.
Strong winds about the eastern ranges tonight.

Weather Situation: A cold front is forecast to cross Victoria overnight. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds are expected across the eastern ranges ahead of the front.

DAMAGING NORTHWESTERLY WINDS, averaging 60 to 70 km/h with gusts of 90 to 100 km/h, are expected about elevated parts of the warning area (above 700 metres).
About the Alpine peaks (above 1200 metres), peak wind gusts may reach 110 to 120 km/h during the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Winds are expected to ease below the warning threshold by mid Tuesday morning.

Locations which may be affected include Dargo, Mt Baw Baw, Falls Creek, Mt Hotham, Mt Buller and Omeo.

The highest wind gust recorded today was 85 km/h at Mount Hotham at 9.52pm.
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;