Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Tuesday 25 April 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Rain developing.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely later tonight. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Wednesday 26 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the early morning. Possible hail in the late morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 20 to 25 km/h turning south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning and early afternoon.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers easing. Cradle Valley 2 6
Showers easing. Lake St Clair 0 6
Showers easing. New Pelion Hut 2 6

Thursday 27 April

Summary
Min 0
Max 8
Shower or two developing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 11:50 am to 1:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Friday 28 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 11
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h tending southwesterly during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 11:40 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Saturday 29 April

Summary
Min 5
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day.

Sunday 30 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 11
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower later in the day. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Monday 1 May

Summary
Min 5
Max 11
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Tuesday 2 May

Summary
Min 2
Max 7
Morning shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers during the morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

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

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