Source: Bureau of Meteorology

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

Issued at 5:02 am Tuesday, 12 February 2019.
Vigorous cold front on Tuesday.

A vigorous cold front will move across the State today.
DAMAGING WINDS, averaging 50 to 70 km/h with peak gusts of around 100 km/h are expected to develop this morning over Alpine areas (above 1200 metres) of the North East,
East Gippsland and West and South Gippsland districts.
Winds are expected to ease during the late afternoon.

Damaging wind gusts around 90 km/h are also possible about coastal areas of the Central and West and South Gippsland districts late Tuesday morning as the front moves through.

Locations which may be affected include Wonthaggi, Frankston, Mt Baw Baw, Falls Creek, Mt
Hotham and Mt Buller.

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;