Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Monday 16 July 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max 6
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 100%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h turning northwesterly in the late afternoon.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Cradle Valley 6
Frost. Showers increasing. Lake St Clair 8
Showers. New Pelion Hut 6

Tuesday 17 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 7
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 20 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow. Showers possibly heavy at times in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming northerly 35 to 50 km/h early in the morning then turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.

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

Wednesday 18 July

Summary
Min -2
Max 6
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 25 to 40 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. The chance of morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Showers and snow showers possibly heavy at times in the afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the afternoon.

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

Thursday 19 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 5
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 20 to 40 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Showers and snow showers possibly heavy at times. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

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

Friday 20 July

Summary
Min -1
Max 4
Snow showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the afternoon.

Saturday 21 July

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northerly 15 to 20 km/h later.

Sunday 22 July

Summary
Min 3
Max 7
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

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

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