Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EDT on Sunday 28 February 2021.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Possible light shower.
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of light showers, most likely later this evening. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Monday 1 March

Summary
Min 9
Max 13
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds west to northwesterly and light becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Cradle Valley 9 13
Showers increasing. Lake St Clair 8 14
Showers increasing. New Pelion Hut 8 13

Tuesday 2 March

Summary
Min 2
Max 8
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Wednesday 3 March

Summary
Min 3
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning westerly 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Thursday 4 March

Summary
Min 6
Max 12
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

Friday 5 March

Summary
Min 4
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 25 to 30 km/h turning southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

Saturday 6 March

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

Overland Track area

Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Sunday 7 March

Summary
Min 7
Max 16
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

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

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