Launceston Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EDT on Friday 14 December 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Rain.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Launceston area

Humid. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southerly 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 15 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 25
Possible storm, rain.
Possible rainfall: 20 to 45 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Launceston area

Humid. Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm at night. Heavy falls possible. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h turning easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible storm, rain. Launceston 17 25
Possible storm, rain. Mowbray 17 25
Possible storm, rain. Prospect 17 25

Sunday 16 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 25
Rain. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Launceston area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Monday 17 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 26
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light during the day.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Tuesday 18 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 24
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then light in the evening.

Wednesday 19 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 23
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Launceston area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds.

Thursday 20 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 25
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Launceston area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds.

Friday 21 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 24
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds.

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

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