Cradle Valley Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Thursday 30 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 11
Shower or two clearing.
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 11:10 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two clearing. Cradle Valley 11
Shower or two. Lake St Clair 10
Shower or two clearing. New Pelion Hut 11

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 1
Max 12
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Becoming cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower at night. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 1 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 10
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

Sun protection recommended from 11:10 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Sunday 2 April

Summary
Min 3
Max 11
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Monday 3 April

Summary
Min 1
Max 14
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Overland Track area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

Tuesday 4 April

Summary
Min 4
Max 14
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Wednesday 5 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

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

Product IDT13620