South West Lakes Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:01 am EST on Monday 27 April 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of Western Australia extends a ridge to the north of Tasmania, directing a southwesterly flow over the state. The high will slowly move over the Bight with the ridge to persist to the north until Wednesday when it is expected to move over Tasmania. The high will slowly approach the state later on Wednesday, then move over the Tasman Sea on Thursday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tuesday 28 April

Winds
West to northwesterly below 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Wednesday 29 April

Winds
West to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming northerly during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Thursday 30 April

Winds
North to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly during the morning then northerly during the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here. 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 4:05 pm EST Monday.

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