Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Wednesday 27 March 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Cradle Valley 15
Partly cloudy. Lake St Clair 16
Partly cloudy. New Pelion Hut 16

Thursday 28 March

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Possible afternoon shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Friday 29 March

Summary
Min 7
Max 12
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 30 March

Summary
Min 2
Max 9
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Sunday 31 March

Summary
Min 3
Max 8
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

Monday 1 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 9
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h later.

Tuesday 2 April

Summary
Min 1
Max 13
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h.

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

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