Forecast issued at 10:00 pm EDT on Wednesday 25 November 2015.
A cold front will cross Tasmania this evening followed by a trough tomorrow morning. A cold west to southwesterly stream will prevail on Thursday, then ease during Friday as a high over the Bight extends a ridge to the north of Tasmania. A trough is expected to cross the state during Saturday evening.
Forecast for Wednesday until midnight
Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Central North Coast
- Northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots.
- 2 to 2.5 metres.
- Westerly below 1 metre.
- Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Thursday 26 November
Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Central North Coast
- Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
- 2 to 3 metres.
- Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm and hail in the west in the morning and afternoon.
Friday 27 November
- Westerly 20 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the late evening.
- 2 to 3 metres.
- Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Saturday 28 November
- Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
- 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
- Westerly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EDT Thursday.