Central Plateau District Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Thursday 20 June 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system to the west of Tasmania and a low over the Tasman Sea combine to direct a cold south to southwesterly stream over Tasmania today and Friday. The high will approach Tasmania during Saturday, and move to the north of the state late on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost this morning, mainly in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower during this afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 800 metres. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 3 and 8.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bothwell 9
Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Cradle Valley 5
Possible light shower. Tarraleah 7

Friday 21 June

Cloudy. Patches of frost in the north in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 2 and 8.

Saturday 22 June

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 8.

Sunday 23 June

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and minus 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 9.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EST Thursday.

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