Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Thursday 24 April 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Partly cloudy.

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to northwesterly and becoming light in the late evening.

Friday 25 April

Summary
Min 0
Max 9
Early frost. Cloudy.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds west to northwesterly and light tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming northerly 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.

UV Alert from 11:30 am to 12:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Around Overland Track

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early frost. Cloudy. Cradle Valley 0 9
Partly cloudy. Lake St Clair 0 11
Early frost. Cloudy. New Pelion Hut -1 9

Saturday 26 April

Summary
Min 5
Max 10
Showers easing. Wind easing.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Showers, falling as snow at times above 1000 metres, becoming less widespread in the late afternoon, clearing during the evening. Possible hail in the late morning and afternoon. Winds northerly 35 to 55 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning.

Sunday 27 April

Summary
Min 0
Max 8
Mostly sunny.

Overland Track area

Areas of frost and the chance of fog in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Monday 28 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 11
Possible shower.

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. The chance of showers in the evening. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h.

Tuesday 29 April

Summary
Min 8
Max 12
A few showers.

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Winds north to northeasterly 30 to 45 km/h shifting westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

Wednesday 30 April

Summary
Min 5
Max 9
A few showers.

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Thursday 1 May

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
A few showers.

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

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

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