Central Plateau Lakes Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 10:12 am EDT on Thursday 27 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A high centred to the west of Tasmania extends a ridge of high pressure over the state, while a trough lingers through Bass Strait. Another high centre will develop to the northeast of Tasmania late tonight before strengthening during tomorrow, with a trough to move over the south of the state tomorrow evening. The high to the west will move to the southwest of Tasmania on Saturday then to the southeast later on Sunday, as troughs strengthen over the mainland.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming variable in the late evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 28 November

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 29 November

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Sunday 30 November

Winds
East to northeasterly below 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% 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 4:05 pm EDT Thursday.

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