Tasmania Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EDT on Monday 5 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over Tasmania is expected to move off the east coast this morning before moving into the Tasman Sea during the afternoon and evening. A weak ridge of high pressure is expected to move over Tasmania on Tuesday, as the low moves away to the east. A cold front moves over the state on Wednesday evening bringing cool southwesterly winds. A high moves to be northwest of Tasmania late on Thursday as the southwesterly winds ease during the day.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Showers and possible thunderstorms. South to southeasterly winds, fresh and gusty about the west, and freshening statewide in the afternoon and evening.

Tuesday 6 December

Light showers about the east, fine elsewhere. South to southeasterly winds easing and tending west to southwesterly later.

Wednesday 7 December

Showers about the west, extending statewide, in the evening, although little falling about the north. Light winds, tending west to southwesterly in the afternoon.

Thursday 8 December

Fine about the north, showers elsewhere, although mainly about the west and south. Snow falling to 900 metres in the morning in the south. Fresh southwesterly winds, easing in the evening.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Monday.

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