Penguin Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Saturday 1 October 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 16
Rain.
Chance of any rain: 95%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this afternoon. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Burnie 16
Rain. Deloraine 14
Rain. Devonport 16
Rain. Smithton 15
Rain. Ulverstone 16
Rain. Wynyard 15

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 17
Late showers.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

North West Coast area

Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 9
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the day then turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

North West Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Thursday 6 October

Summary
Min 9
Max 19
Possible early shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Friday 7 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 19
Shower or two developing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16020