Central Plateau District Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Monday 22 April 2024.

Weather Situation

A high pressure centre over Victoria will move out over the northern Tasman Sea today, with northwesterly winds expected to develop over Tasmania. A cold front will build to the west of Tasmania later today and cross the state late Tuesday and early Wednesday morning, bringing a cooler southwesterly stream that will persist through Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog early this morning. Patches of morning frost. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 18.

Fire Danger - Moderate

Sun protection 10:50am to 1:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bothwell 20
Cloudy. Cradle Valley 12
Partly cloudy. Tarraleah 17

Tuesday 23 April

Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Wednesday 24 April

Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

Thursday 25 April

Cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

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

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