Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Sunday 26 June 2016.
A cold front will move over the west of Tasmania late this evening, then over the remainder of the state Monday morning as a broad area of high pressure moves eastwards over the mainland. A cold front will clip the south of Tasmania Tuesday morning followed by a warm front. Another front will move over the south of Tasmania Wednesday morning then weaken as a ridge builds over the Tasman Sea. A low and associated cold front will move over northwest Tasmania late Thursday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Showers about the west, extending into central and southern areas during the evening. Mainly fine elsewhere. Northwesterly winds, locally fresh.
Monday 27 June
Showers, easing and contracting to the west, far south and northeast during the morning. West to northwesterly winds.
Tuesday 28 June
Showers about the west, far south and Bass Strait islands. Possible showers elsewhere. Northwesterly winds.
Wednesday 29 June
Showers about the west, south and Bass Strait islands, extending to the north and the east coast during the afternoon and evening. West to northwesterly winds.
Thursday 30 June
Showers about the west and north, extending statewide by the afternoon. Northwesterly winds.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.