Melaleuca Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Tuesday 19 January 2021.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Wednesday 20 January

Summary
Min 9
Max 16
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about higher ground in the early morning. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly in the morning then turning west to southwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Strahan 7 20
Cloudy. Melaleuca 9 16
Sunny. Queenstown 5 20
Sunny. Rosebery 5 21

Thursday 21 January

Summary
Min 8
Max 19
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Friday 22 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 19
Shower or two. Becoming windy.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Saturday 23 January

Summary
Min 12
Max 21
Cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Western area

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sunday 24 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 24
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Monday 25 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 21
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Tuesday 26 January

Summary
Min 7
Max 17
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Wednesday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070