Melaleuca Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Wednesday 28 September 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 17
Possible morning shower.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower this morning. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible morning shower. Strahan 16
Possible morning shower. Melaleuca 17
Possible morning shower. Queenstown 17
Partly cloudy. Rosebery 17

Thursday 29 September

Summary
Min 8
Max 16
Rain at times.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Rain heavy at times north of Strahan in the afternoon. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Friday 30 September

Summary
Min 9
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h turning north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Saturday 1 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 17
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 18
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070