Midlands Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Sunday 24 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A broad and complex area of low pressure lies to the south and west of Tasmania. The system will track eastwards today and a weak low and associated cold front will cross the west coast tonight. A colder southwesterly stream will develop during Monday morning, then tend westerly on Tuesday as a high moves over Victoria. The high is expected to move over the Tasman Sea early Wednesday, while an area of low pressure over the Bight moves southeastwards, forecast to lie over Tasmania in the evening.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
A few showers. Campbell Town 15
Shower or two. Oatlands 14
Shower or two. Ross 15

Monday 25 September

Cloudy. The chance of fog in the north in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Tuesday 26 September

Cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

Wednesday 27 September

Cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

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

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