Melaleuca Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 10 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 16
Showers. Becoming windy.
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.

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
Showers. Strahan 16
Showers. Becoming windy. Melaleuca 16
Showers. Queenstown 15
Showers. Rosebery 16

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 9
Max 16
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then becoming west to southwesterly and light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

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

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 7
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning north to northeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

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

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 31
Late shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending north to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 18
Showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 7
Max 20
Showers easing. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Friday 16 December

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Saturday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070