Melaleuca Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Wednesday 21 August 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 10
Showers. Very windy.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 600 metres, lowering to 400 metres in the late evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail from late this morning. Winds west to southwesterly 45 to 65 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 10.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Very windy. Strahan 12
Showers. Very windy. Melaleuca 10
Showers. Becoming windy. Queenstown 9
Showers. Becoming windy. Rosebery 9

Thursday 22 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 10
Morning showers. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds southwesterly 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Friday 23 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 13
Showers. Very windy.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Saturday 24 August

Summary
Min 5
Max 11
Showers easing. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 12.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Sunday 25 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 11
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Monday 26 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 12
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Tuesday 27 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 12
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070