Cradle Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:19 am EST on Friday 29 July 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 5
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Cradle Valley 5
Showers. Lake St Clair 6
Showers. New Pelion Hut 5

Saturday 30 July

Summary
Min -2
Max 6
Late showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning frost. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn, then north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Sunday 31 July

Summary
Min 3
Max 7
Morning showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning, then northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Monday 1 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Tuesday 2 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 4
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

Wednesday 3 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 5
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Thursday 4 August

Summary
Min 4
Max 9
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

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

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