South West Lakes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Friday 23 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front is crossing the state in this afternoon and evening, bringing a cold southwesterly flow in its wake. The flow will tend west to northwesterly on Saturday before strengthening on Sunday ahead of another front which will cross Tasmania later in the day. A southwesterly flow will slowly ease on Monday as a high moves to the north of Tasmania. The flow will tend northwesterly and strengthen on Tuesday as another cold front approaches Tasmania late Tuesday evening.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Small Craft Alert for Friday for South West Lakes

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail.

Saturday 24 June

Small Craft Alert for Saturday for South West Lakes

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots tending northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Winds may reach up to 25 knots early in the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Sunday 25 June

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of showers.

Monday 26 June

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Tuesday 27 June

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly below 10 knots during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

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 5:00 am EST Saturday.

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