Furneaux Islands Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 22 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough approaches Tasmania today embedded in a freshening northwesterly stream. A cold front approaches late this evening and will cross Tasmania on Sunday, with a cool southwesterly flow to follow in its wake. This flow will ease through Monday as a narrow ridge approaches from the west, with a low to approach the west of the state during Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Whitemark 15

Sunday 23 July

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds west to northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h turning southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Monday 24 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds southwesterly 25 to 30 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.

Tuesday 25 July

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EST Saturday.

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