The details below from the Bureau of Meteorology as at 7.30am Saturday
A Flood Watch has been issued for Gippsland rivers and catchments.
Catchments in Central and East Gippsland likely to be affected include:
South Gippsland rivers
Also others elsewhere in the state.
Gale Warning for the East Gippsland Coast.
Strong Wind Warning for the Gippsland Lakes and Central Gippsland Coast.
Severe Weather Warning for heavy rainfall for the West and South Gippsland forcast district and parts of East Gippsland. Broad rainfall rates of 10 to 35mm over six hours are likely within the warning area, with up to 60mm over six hours possible.
Rain will contract to eastern Victoria during the morning before easing to showers during the afternoon.
See the map below
Brown Rot Advice and a Warning to Sheep Graziers in the West and South Gippsland, and East Gippsland forecast districts.