Mount Field Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Tuesday 23 May 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Western area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Strahan, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Wednesday 24 May

Summary
Min 2
Max 7
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers easing. Strahan 9 13
Showers easing. Melaleuca 8 13
Showers easing. Queenstown 9 12
Showers easing. Rosebery 9 12

Thursday 25 May

Summary
Min 2
Max 9
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Friday 26 May

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

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning northerly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Saturday 27 May

Summary
Min 0
Max 10
Rain increasing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h turning northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Sunday 28 May

Summary
Min 3
Max 6
Rain or snow easing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Monday 29 May

Summary
Min 0
Max 6
Showers or snow at times.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Tuesday 30 May

Summary
Min 0
Max 6
Snow showers. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070