North West Coast Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Monday 26 September 2016.

Weather Situation

A front to the west of Tasmania will weaken overnight, before slowly moving over Tasmania tomorrow. A further weak front is expected to cross the state late Tuesday and early Wednesday. A complex low pressure system will cross South Australia later on Wednesday, then move over Victoria and Tasmania during Thursday, remaining over Tasmania throughout Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower early this evening. Light winds.

Tuesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:50am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Burnie 6 15
Shower or two. Deloraine 3 14
Shower or two. Devonport 6 14
Showers. Smithton 6 15
Shower or two. Ulverstone 5 15
Shower or two. Wynyard 5 15

Wednesday 28 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending east to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Thursday 29 September

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Heavy falls possible in the east. Winds east to northeasterly 30 to 45 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Friday 30 September

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

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

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