South West Lakes Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 10:15 pm EST on Friday 22 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A high south of Adelaide extends a ridge of high pressure to the north of Tasmania. The high will slowly move eastwards to be near King Island late tomorrow, then be east of Victoria late on Sunday. The ridge will persist to the north of Tasmania on Monday as a cold front brushes the south of the state. The ridge will extend over Tasmania on Tuesday as a broad area of high pressure persists over the Tasman Sea.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Westerly about 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of drizzle.

Saturday 23 May

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Sunday 24 May

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Monday 25 May

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 26 May

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming northeasterly during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% 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 5:00 am EST Saturday.

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