George Town Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Monday 20 August 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max 12
Rain periods. Becoming windy.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Central North area

Cloudy. Frost early this morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Possible hail later tonight. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 11.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning frost. Rain periods. Launceston 12
Morning frost. Rain periods. Cressy 10
Rain periods. Becoming windy. George Town 12

Tuesday 21 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Morning showers. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Central North area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 700 metres. Possible hail in the late morning. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

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

Wednesday 22 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 14
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central North area

The chance of morning fog. Patches of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

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

Thursday 23 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central North area

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h for a period during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

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

Friday 24 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 15
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Saturday 25 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Sunday 26 August

Summary
Min 7
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16030