Mount Field Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:35 pm EDT on Thursday 30 October 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Possible shower.

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Friday 31 October

Summary
Min 2
Max 14
Showers. Becoming windy.

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, mostly likely in the morning and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Strahan 8 19
Showers. Becoming windy. Melaleuca 9 19
Showers. Queenstown 8 19
Showers. Rosebery 9 18

Saturday 1 November

Summary
Min 1
Max 5
Snow showers. Very windy.

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible in the south. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending westerly 35 to 50 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

Sunday 2 November

Summary
Min -4
Max 5
Snow shower or two. Windy.

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Monday 3 November

Summary
Min -3
Max 10
Partly cloudy.

Western area

Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost about higher ground. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Tuesday 4 November

Summary
Min 0
Max 15
Possible shower.

Wednesday 5 November

Summary
Min 4
Max 13
Shower or two.

Thursday 6 November

Summary
Min 1
Max 10
Possible shower.

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070