Lake St Clair Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:23 pm EDT on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Showers. Windy.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Winds west to northwesterly 45 to 55 km/h turning southwesterly 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

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

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 1
Max 9
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Cradle Valley 2 9
Showers. Lake St Clair 1 9
Showers. New Pelion Hut 2 9

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 4
Max 12
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 5
Max 17
Morning shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

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

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 2
Max 20
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Overland Track area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Shower or two developing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 6
Max 12
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h turning southwesterly later in the day.

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 2
Max 13
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Friday.

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