Mount Field Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 13
Rain. Becoming very windy.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, possibly heavy at times north of Strahan this morning. Snow falling above 1100 metres in the late evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 35 to 55 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 21.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Strahan 20
Rain. Melaleuca 21
Rain. Queenstown 19
Rain. Rosebery 19

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min -1
Max 6
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 1
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 3
Max 11
Possible morning shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 1
Max 16
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Showers or snow. Windy.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 4
Max 11
Snow showers.Windy.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070