Storm Bay Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Saturday 23 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A high is centred to the northwest of Tasmania and will slowly move eastwards with a new high centre to form to the northeast early Sunday. The high to the northeast will become dominant later Sunday and almost stationary with a warm front to clip the south of the state during Monday. A weak ridge of high pressure over Tasmania will move slowly to the east on Tuesday as a cold front crosses the Bight.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 24 May

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 25 May

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Tuesday 26 May

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 27 May

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday.

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