North East District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Thursday 23 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A cold front crossing Tasmania today brings a fresh to strong and gusty west to northwesterly wind flow over Tasmania. The flow will shift cold west to southwesterly during Friday as a stronger cold front crosses. The southwesterly flow will gradually ease during Saturday as a high moves to the northwest of Tasmania. The high will move to the north of Tasmania during Sunday as winds tend light westerly.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Gusty winds during the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 45 to 65 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Very windy. Bridport 15
Showers. Windy. Scottsdale 14

Friday 24 September

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 300 metres in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning westerly 45 to 65 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Saturday 25 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about higher ground, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 200 metres early then slowly rising. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

Sunday 26 September

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

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

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