Upper Derwent Valley Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Sunday 25 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front approaches Tasmania from the southwest and is expected to cross around midday tomorrow as a low passes south of the state, bringing a windy southwesterly change. A high to the west of Western Australia will extend a ridge over the Bight and north of Tasmania on Monday, bringing an easing westerly flow as another high develops over Victoria. This high will move over the Tasman Sea on Tuesday, as a weakening cold front approaches from the west, expected to move over Tasmania as it dissipates on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening with possible hail. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 12.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. New Norfolk 11

Monday 26 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.

Tuesday 27 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Wednesday 28 June

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EST Sunday.

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