Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Tuesday 16 July 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Wednesday 17 July

Summary
Min 3
Max 5
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers or snow. Heavy falls possible. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then turning southwesterly in the early afternoon.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers or snow. Cradle Valley 3 5
Showers. Lake St Clair 2 6
Showers. New Pelion Hut 2 5

Thursday 18 July

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending northwesterly in the early afternoon then turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Friday 19 July

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 800 metres in the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Saturday 20 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 7
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

Sunday 21 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Monday 22 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 8
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h.

Tuesday 23 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Wednesday.

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