George Town Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:33 pm EDT on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Possible rain.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central North area

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain, most likely later this evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Monday 5 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 20
Rain clearing. Becoming sunny.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central North area

Medium (60%) chance of rain in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain clearing. Becoming sunny. Launceston 16 24
Rain clearing. Becoming sunny. Cressy 14 23
Rain clearing. Becoming sunny. George Town 15 20

Tuesday 6 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 19
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central North area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Wednesday 7 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 20
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central North area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Thursday 8 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 20
Rain. Becoming windy.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Central North area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 35 to 55 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 19
Wind easing. Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 19
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 20
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16030