Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Wednesday 23 September 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

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

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Thursday 24 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 5
Showers or snow increasing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers or snow increasing. Cradle Valley 0 5
Shower or two. Lake St Clair 0 7
Showers increasing. New Pelion Hut 0 6

Friday 25 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 2
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h for a time in the morning.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Saturday 26 September

Summary
Min -1
Max 4
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers, with possible hail. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

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

Sunday 27 September

Summary
Min -1
Max 5
Cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Monday 28 September

Summary
Min -1
Max 11
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds.

Tuesday 29 September

Summary
Min -1
Max 11
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

Wednesday 30 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.

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

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