Furneaux Islands Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast updated at 7:55 pm EST on Saturday 18 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A west to northwesterly stream will strengthen further on Sunday ahead of a cold front to cross Tasmania during the afternoon. Winds will remain strong and gusty overnight ahead of another front to cross early Monday, bearing a colder west to southwesterly stream. A trough is expected to move over the state during Tuesday, as fresh and gusty southwesterly winds tend more westerly, while a high drifts over the Bight. On Wednesday the high will slowly move over S.A, while a westerly flow is maintained over Tasmania.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening.

Sunday 19 September

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h tending northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Sun protection 10:00am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain developing. Windy. Whitemark 9 15

Monday 20 September

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Gusty winds in the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Tuesday 21 September

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Wednesday 22 September

Mostly sunny. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Sunday.

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