Central Plateau District Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Monday 20 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A high to the east of Tasmania will move slowly eastwards over the coming days, to be located over New Zealand by late Wednesday. A trough and associated low pressure system will develop over the Bight on Wednesday and then move slowly eastwards so that the trough will be over western Victoria on Thursday and Tasmania on Friday. The low will gradually decay over Victoria on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Light winds.

Tuesday 21 November

Sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:50am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot and sunny. Bothwell 11 30
Mostly sunny. Cradle Valley 8 21
Sunny. Tarraleah 9 28

Wednesday 22 November

Sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Thursday 23 November

Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

Friday 24 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Tuesday.

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