Penguin Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Friday 22 September 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Rain.
Chance of any rain: 90%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far west later tonight. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 23 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 16
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds at night. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Burnie 8 15
Rain. Deloraine 6 15
Rain. Devonport 7 15
Rain. Smithton 8 16
Rain. Ulverstone 7 16
Rain. Wynyard 7 16

Sunday 24 September

Summary
Min 8
Max 14
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west with gusty winds. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 10:20 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Monday 25 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 14
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Tuesday 26 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 14
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

Wednesday 27 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 14
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Thursday 28 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 14
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Friday 29 September

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Shower or two. Becoming windy.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16020