Prospect Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:20 pm EST on Friday 30 September 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Rain at times.
Chance of any rain: 50%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain until early this evening. Winds northwesterly 10 to 20 km/h tending northerly in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 1 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 17
Rain clearing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Launceston area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

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 clearing. Launceston 6 17
Rain clearing. Mowbray 6 17
Rain clearing. Prospect 6 17

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 18
Late showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming northerly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then light in the late evening.

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

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 16
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Launceston area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning, then increasing to 30 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

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

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Launceston area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h.

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 5
Max 15
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 6 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 19
Cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Launceston area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower during the morning. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northerly during the day.

Friday 7 October

Summary
Min 9
Max 23
Possible shower developing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Launceston area

Becoming cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Saturday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT13610