Central Plateau Lakes Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EDT on Saturday 25 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough lies over Tasmania, in a complex area of low pressure. The trough will move to the west of Tasmania during Saturday with the main low to the northwest of the state and a high over the Bight. The trough will then move over Tasmania later Sunday, but will remain about the northeast of the state on Monday as a ridge extends to the south and westerly winds shift southerly. The high will move away to the south of Tasmania on Tuesday as the trough weakens over Bass Strait, with the flow tending easterly.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Variable below 10 knots tending north to northwesterly during the morning, then variable again in the evening.
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening.

Sunday 26 November

North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly below 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Monday 27 November

North to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly during the morning.
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 28 November

Variable about 10 knots.
Partly cloudy.

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 4:05 pm EDT Saturday.

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