Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Tuesday 26 July 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Showers or snow.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h.

Wednesday 27 July

Summary
Min -1
Max 5
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then tending westerly 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers or snow. Cradle Valley -1 5
Showers or snow. Lake St Clair -2 6
Showers or snow. New Pelion Hut -1 5

Thursday 28 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h.

Friday 29 July

Summary
Min 4
Max 6
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Saturday 30 July

Summary
Min 0
Max 6
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northerly 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

Sunday 31 July

Summary
Min 3
Max 8
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h later in the day.

Monday 1 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Tuesday 2 August

Summary
Min 0
Max 3
Snow shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

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

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