Melaleuca Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Wednesday 18 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Thursday 19 January

Summary
Min 9
Max 19
Possible early shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early in the morning and late in the evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Strahan 9 20
Possible early shower. Melaleuca 9 19
Mostly sunny. Queenstown 7 21
Partly cloudy. Rosebery 7 21

Friday 20 January

Summary
Min 11
Max 19
Rain easing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 19
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 11
Max 24
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Western area

Cloud clearing. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly for a time in the morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 11
Max 26
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 12
Max 18
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 11
Max 19
Shower or two. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070