Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Monday 3 August 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max -1
Snow showers.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Around Overland Track

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Snow showers. Cradle Valley -1
Snow showers. Lake St Clair -1
Snow showers. New Pelion Hut 0

Tuesday 4 August

Summary
Min -4
Max 3
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers, with possible hail. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Wednesday 5 August

Summary
Min -3
Max 1
Snow showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning southwesterly during the morning.

Thursday 6 August

Summary
Min -3
Max 4
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Friday 7 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 4
Possible early shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Saturday 8 August

Summary
Min -3
Max 5
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later in the day. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Light winds.

Sunday 9 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 5
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

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

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