Upper Derwent Valley Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Friday 24 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A cold southwesterly airstream will extend over Tasmania this evening following the passage of a cold front, then ease on Saturday. A high will move to the north of Tasmania during Sunday, then lie in the Tasman Sea on Monday and Tuesday while extending a ridge over Tasmania.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow. The chance of a thunderstorm. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h.

Saturday 25 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Snow falling above 100 metres, rising to above 500 metres in the afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 9.

Sun protection 10:10am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers clearing. New Norfolk 2 9

Sunday 26 September

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Monday 27 September

Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

Tuesday 28 September

Cloudy. The chance of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EST Saturday.

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