No warnings for Tasmania
Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Monday 22 December 2014.
A high will remain over the Tasman Sea today before moving over New Zealand on Tuesday and becoming slow moving. A broad trough over the mainland will extend over Tasmania during today before moving to the east of the state later Tuesday and becoming almost stationary on Wednesday. Cold fronts will cross Tasmania late Tuesday and during Thursday.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]
Tuesday 23 December
Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the early afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Wednesday 24 December
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Thursday 25 December
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon then tending southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Monday.