Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Wednesday 28 September 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Thursday 29 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 10
Heavy rain at times. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 30 to 60 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times in the late morning. Winds east to northeasterly 35 to 55 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Heavy rain at times. Wind easing. Cradle Valley 4 10
Rain. Wind easing. Lake St Clair 4 13
Heavy rain at times. New Pelion Hut 4 11

Friday 30 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 1 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 9
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 11
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 5
Max 7
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 7
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning.

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 7
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h later.

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

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