George Town Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 27 May 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 16
Rain.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Central North area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this evening. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Launceston 17
Rain. Cressy 15
Rain. George Town 16

Sunday 28 May

Summary
Min 8
Max 14
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Central North area

Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

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

Monday 29 May

Summary
Min 5
Max 14
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Central North area

Mostly sunny morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day, tending north to northwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

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

Tuesday 30 May

Summary
Min 8
Max 14
Showers easing. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Central North area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

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

Wednesday 31 May

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Thursday 1 June

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Friday 2 June

Summary
Min 9
Max 16
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16030