Mount Field Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 1 October 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 8
Rain.
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely later tonight. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 16.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Strahan 14
Rain. Melaleuca 17
Rain. Queenstown 14
Rain. Rosebery 14

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 2
Max 13
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning north to northeasterly during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 9
Showers. Becoming windy.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Showers or snow. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h turning westerly 35 to 50 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 0
Max 6
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Thursday 6 October

Summary
Min 2
Max 10
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Friday 7 October

Summary
Min 5
Max 17
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070