South West Lakes Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EDT on Tuesday 28 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A high lies near New Zealand, and will persist on Wednesday, with another high lying south of the Bight, maintaining a period of warm to hot weather over Tasmania. A trough will cross Tasmania during the day on Thursday before moving to the north in the evening then lingering through Friday morning. The high south of the Bight will approach the west of Tasmania during Friday, and slowly move by the state during Saturday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Clear.

Wednesday 1 March

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 2 March

Winds
Northerly below 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly in the early morning, then southwesterly in the middle of the day.
Weather
Cloudy. 40% chance of showers in the afternoon.

Friday 3 March

Winds
Southerly below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the evening.
Weather
Cloud clearing.

Saturday 4 March

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming westerly during the morning, then south to southwesterly during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloud clearing.

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 EDT Wednesday.

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