Forecast issued at 5:00 am EDT on Monday 30 March 2015.
An area of high pressure to the north of Tasmania will produce a westerly flow over the state today. A single high centre will move over the Tasman Sea on Tuesday with the flow tending northwesterly ahead of a cold front. This front will cross Tasmania during Wednesday, with an associated low to pass to the south of the state. Another high will approach the west of Tasmania on Thursday and weaken as a new high centre develops to the east of the state during the day.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Showers about the west and the north coast, easing during the afternoon and contracting to the west. Mainly fine elsewhere. West to northwesterly winds, locally fresh at times.
Tuesday 31 March
Fine and mostly sunny apart from possible showers about the west. Northwesterly winds.
Wednesday 1 April
Fine until showers develop statewide during the afternoon and evening. Northwesterly winds strengthening during the day before shifting cooler southwesterly in the evening.
Thursday 2 April
Mostly sunny with light winds.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Monday.