Cradle Valley Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Wednesday 24 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 6
A few showers.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
A few showers. Cradle Valley 6
A few showers. Lake St Clair 6
A few showers. New Pelion Hut 6

Thursday 25 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 7
Frost. Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 800 metres. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending southwesterly in the middle of the day.

Sun protection recommended from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Friday 26 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 6
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

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

Saturday 27 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 7
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Sunday 28 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 8
Possible morning shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Monday 29 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 8
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Tuesday 30 August

Summary
Min 4
Max 7
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

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

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