No warnings for Tasmania
Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Friday 9 October 2015.
A high to the northeast of Tasmania extends a ridge over the state, which will weaken today as a trough develops over the north of Tasmania. The trough will extend over the remainder of the state on Saturday, then remain near Tasmania on Sunday as a cold front approaches from the west. The cold front is expected to cross Tasmania early Monday, with a high in the Bight to extend a ridge over the state later on Monday.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Partly cloudy. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21.
UV Alert from 10:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Saturday 10 October
Partly cloudy. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.
Sunday 11 October
Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog in the west. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west in the evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Monday 12 October
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Friday.