Mount Field Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Thursday 3 September 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Friday 4 September

Summary
Min -4
Max 5
Showers increasing. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost, mainly about higher ground. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 12.

UV Alert from 11:20 am to 1:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Strahan 2 12
Showers. Melaleuca 3 12
Showers. Queenstown 1 12
Frost. Showers increasing. Rosebery 1 11

Saturday 5 September

Summary
Min -1
Max 5
Showers or snow at times.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the early morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sunday 6 September

Summary
Min -4
Max 7
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (50%) chance of rain north of Strahan in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

Monday 7 September

Summary
Min 1
Max 7
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Tuesday 8 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 5
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Wednesday 9 September

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Thursday 10 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 10
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070