South West Lakes Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EDT on Friday 28 November 2014.

Weather Situation

High centres lie to the west and northeast of Tasmania, with an associated ridge extending over the north of the state. A cold front will move over the south of Tasmania this evening then weaken overnight. The high to the west will move to the southwest of Tasmania tomorrow, to the south later on Sunday and to the southeast of the state on Monday. Troughs and an area of low pressure will strengthen over the mainland during the weekend, with a trough to move over northwestern Tasmania on Monday as a low approaches the west of the state.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming southwesterly in the middle of the day.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 29 November

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 30 November

Winds
Easterly below 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Monday 1 December

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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 EDT Friday.

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