Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EDT on Wednesday 22 January 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Rain.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Thursday 23 January

Summary
Min 6
Max 11
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northerly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then turning west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Cradle Valley 6 11
Showers. Lake St Clair 6 13
Showers. New Pelion Hut 6 12

Friday 24 January

Summary
Min 4
Max 13
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Saturday 25 January

Summary
Min 7
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 January

Summary
Min 9
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Monday 27 January

Summary
Min 6
Max 16
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Tuesday 28 January

Summary
Min 7
Max 14
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the day.

Wednesday 29 January

Summary
Min 5
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Thursday.

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