Melaleuca Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 13 February 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 26
Showers increasing.
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers increasing. Strahan 23
Showers increasing. Melaleuca 26
Showers increasing. Queenstown 25
Shower or two. Rosebery 26

Sunday 14 February

Summary
Min 12
Max 19
Showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

Monday 15 February

Summary
Min 11
Max 20
Showers. Possible heavy falls.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 55 km/h before turning west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

Tuesday 16 February

Summary
Min 10
Max 20
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Wednesday 17 February

Summary
Min 10
Max 23
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Thursday 18 February

Summary
Min 13
Max 25
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Friday 19 February

Summary
Min 12
Max 22
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070