Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 25 October 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 17
Late shower or two.

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning.

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Around Overland Track

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Late shower or two. Cradle Valley 17
Possible shower. Lake St Clair 17
Late shower or two. New Pelion Hut 17

Sunday 26 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 12
Drizzle.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of drizzle, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Monday 27 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 11
Showers.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

Tuesday 28 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 6
Showers or snow. Windy.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h turning westerly 35 to 55 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

Wednesday 29 October

Summary
Min 1
Max 9
Showers.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Thursday 30 October

Summary
Min 5
Max 13
Possible shower.

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h later in the day.

Friday 31 October

Summary
Min 4
Max 13
Shower or two.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:20 pm EDT Saturday.

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