Launceston Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EDT on Friday 2 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Launceston area

Clear. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Saturday 3 December

Summary
Min 7
Max 20
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Launceston 7 20
Partly cloudy. Mowbray 7 20
Partly cloudy. Prospect 6 20

Sunday 4 December

Summary
Min 8
Max 23
Mostly sunny day. Late rain.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Launceston area

Mostly sunny day. High (70%) chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming northerly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

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

Monday 5 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 23
Early rain.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Launceston area

High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. Sunny day. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

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

Tuesday 6 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 20
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h for a time in the afternoon.

Wednesday 7 December

Summary
Min 9
Max 21
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Thursday 8 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 21
Possible morning shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during the morning. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending westerly 20 to 25 km/h during the morning.

Friday 9 December

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

Launceston area

Slight (20%) chance of a shower during the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending westerly during the morning.

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

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