Forecast issued at 10:00 pm EST on Sunday 24 July 2016.
A cold front and low pressure system are approaching northwestern Tasmania, with the low to weaken as the front crosses the state tomorrow morning. A more significant cold front will cross Tasmania tomorrow evening, with a deep low to pass just to the south of the state early on Tuesday. Another cold front and low will reach the west coast on Tuesday night, crossing the state overnight into Wednesday. A westerly flow will persist over Tasmania during Wednesday and Thursday, with a warm front to clip the south coast on Wednesday afternoon.
Forecast for Sunday until midnight
- North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
- Partly cloudy.
Monday 25 July
Small Craft Alert for Monday for Central Plateau Lakes
- Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Winds may reach up to 25 knots during the evening.
- Partly cloudy. 95% chance of snow showers.
Tuesday 26 July
- Westerly 15 to 25 knots tending northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
- Partly cloudy. 60% chance of snow showers.
Wednesday 27 July
- Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers or snow.
Thursday 28 July
- Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
- Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
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 Monday.