No warnings for Tasmania
Forecast issued at 4:07 pm EST on Thursday 24 July 2014.
A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will move very slowly eastwards tonight and tomorrow. A low near Adelaide will weaken as it approaches western Victoria this evening and northwest Tasmania tomorrow. Another weak low will form near the east of Tasmania early Saturday before moving slowly eastwards allowing a narrow ridge of high pressure to approach from the west. A cold front will weaken as it nears Tasmania during Sunday. A deep low over the Southern Ocean will direct a strong northwesterly flow over the state on Monday with embedded troughs.
Forecast for Thursday until midnight
- North to northeasterly below 10 knots.
Friday 25 July
- North to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming northwesterly in the late evening.
Saturday 26 July
- Variable below 10 knots.
- The chance of morning fog with reduced visibility.
Sunday 27 July
- West to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Monday 28 July
- West to northwesterly 10 to 20 knots.
Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Friday.