Furneaux Islands Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Sunday 16 December 2018.

Weather Situation

An area of low pressure lies to the south of Tasmania with a trough extending north over the state. The flow will tend southerly on Monday as the low moves away to the southeast and a high passes south of the Bight. The high will then move to the south of Tasmania on Tuesday, with winds to tend easterly later in the day. A low will develop southwest of Tasmania during Wednesday before passing to the south of the state on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h turning northwesterly in the late evening.

Monday 17 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:40am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Whitemark 15 21

Tuesday 18 December

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and early afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Wednesday 19 December

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning easterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Thursday 20 December

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds easterly 20 to 25 km/h tending southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Monday.

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