Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Sunday 11 December 2016.
A high to the northwest of Tasmania will drift over the state during today before moving away to the northeast on Monday bringing warmer conditions and a northwesterly flow. A cold front will cross Tasmania during Tuesday afternoon and evening. Another front will cross Tasmania Wednesday morning, as an associated low passes to the south, with a ridge to extend to the north during the day.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
Sun protection 8:50am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Monday 12 December
Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.
Tuesday 13 December
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.
Wednesday 14 December
Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 30 to 40 km/h tending west to southwesterly 35 to 50 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Sunday.