Mount Field Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:24 am EDT on Monday 27 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max 22
Showers increasing. Windy.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h turning west to northwesterly 35 to 55 km/h in the middle of the day then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 27.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Windy. Strahan 26
Showers. Becoming windy. Melaleuca 27
Showers. Windy. Queenstown 25
Showers. Becoming windy. Rosebery 24

Tuesday 28 March

Summary
Min 7
Max 15
Shower or two. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Wednesday 29 March

Summary
Min 6
Max 16
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 23.

Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Thursday 30 March

Summary
Min 4
Max 11
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 19.

Sun protection recommended from 11:20 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 1
Max 10
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Saturday 1 April

Summary
Min 3
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Sunday 2 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 13
Cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Monday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070