New Pelion Hut Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Wednesday 26 July 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or snow. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Thursday 27 July

Summary
Min -2
Max 6
Frost. Rain developing.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Frost. Rain developing. Cradle Valley -2 6
Frost. Rain developing. Lake St Clair -3 7
Frost. Rain developing. New Pelion Hut -2 6

Friday 28 July

Summary
Min 1
Max 6
Rain easing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the morning then shifting north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Saturday 29 July

Summary
Min -1
Max 8
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then increasing to 45 km/h before tending north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

Sunday 30 July

Summary
Min 2
Max 6
Showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Overland Track area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Monday 31 July

Summary
Min 0
Max 5
Possible showers or snow.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of snow showers, most likely during the morning. Light winds.

Tuesday 1 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 7
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Overland Track area

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or snow. Light winds.

Wednesday 2 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 7
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Overland Track area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 900 metres. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Thursday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT13620