Lake St Clair Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Saturday 1 August 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 3
Snow showers.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers, with gusty winds and possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Around Overland Track

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Snow showers. Cradle Valley 3
Snow showers. Lake St Clair 3
Snow showers. New Pelion Hut 3

Sunday 2 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 4
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers, with possible hail. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h.

Monday 3 August

Summary
Min -5
Max 0
Snow showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers, with possible hail in the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Tuesday 4 August

Summary
Min -4
Max 4
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon.

Wednesday 5 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 4
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h turning southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

Thursday 6 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 4
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Friday 7 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 5
Possible early shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower during the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Light winds.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:20 pm EST Saturday.

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