Tasmania Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Wednesday 22 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A high in the Bight maintains a westerly wind flow over Tasmania today. A cold front sweeps over the state on Thursday morning, followed by second, stronger front on Friday. A new high enters the Bight on Saturday and extends a ridge over Tasmania.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Showers about the west and far south, otherwise fine. West to northwesterly winds.

Thursday 23 September

Showers about the west, far south and northeast, extending statewide for a period during the day, although little reaching the east coast. Fresh and gusty west to northwesterly winds.

Friday 24 September

Showers, contracting to the west, far south and Bass Strait islands in the evening. Possible small hail. Possible thunderstorms about the west and northeast. Snowfalls lowering to around 200 metres from late afternoon. Fresh and gusty northwesterly winds, shifting west to southwesterly in the evening.

Saturday 25 September

Showers about western, southern and central areas, easing in the evening. Snowfalls to around 200 metres, slowly rising. Possible small hail in the morning and afternoon. Fresh southwesterly winds, easing during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Wednesday.

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