Central Plateau Lakes Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Saturday 1 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A fresh to strong west to northwesterly flow will continue ahead of a cold front to cross Tasmania later Sunday morning and afternoon, with a secondary feature to cross at night. Another cold front will cross the state early Monday, embedded in a vigorous southwesterly flow. Winds will tend westerly on Tuesday as a deep low passes well to the south of Tasmania and yet another cold front moves across the state during the morning, and then again on Wednesday morning, heralding another cold southerly stream.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Westerly around 15 knots tending northwesterly in the evening.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Sunday 2 August

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of snow showers, with possible hail.

Monday 3 August

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of snow showers, with possible hail.

Tuesday 4 August

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of snow showers, with possible hail.

Wednesday 5 August

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southwesterly during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of snow showers, with possible hail in the morning and afternoon.

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 Sunday.

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