Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Thursday 23 September 2021.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 8
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 100%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, with gusty winds during the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h turning northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Cradle Valley 8
Showers. Lake St Clair 9
Showers. New Pelion Hut 8

Friday 24 September

Summary
Min 2
Max 4
Showers or snow. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of snow showers, with gusty winds and possible hail from the late morning. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 35 to 50 km/h during the morning.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Saturday 25 September

Summary
Min -3
Max 2
Snow showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon, with possible hail. Winds westerly 30 to 40 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Sunday 26 September

Summary
Min -3
Max 5
Cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 800 metres early. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Monday 27 September

Summary
Min -3
Max 7
Morning frost. Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

Tuesday 28 September

Summary
Min -1
Max 10
Morning frost. Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Wednesday 29 September

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

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly during the morning.

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

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