King Island Forecast

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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. Slight (20%) chance of a shower later tonight. Light winds.

Monday 17 December

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Currie 14 18

Tuesday 18 December

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Wednesday 19 December

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. Winds easterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Thursday 20 December

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

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

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