Upper Derwent Valley Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Monday 18 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A high situated to the north of Tasmania combines with a warm front to the south to produce gusty west to northwesterly winds during Monday. The stream will ease on Tuesday as another high moves over the state late in the day. Northerly winds develop during Wednesday, becoming strong and gusty in the evening, as the high moves to the east of Tasmania and a complex area of low pressure moves across the Bight. A cold front is expected to cross Tasmania on Thursday with the gusty northerly winds turning westerly and easing as it passes.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 19.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:50am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Windy. New Norfolk 19

Tuesday 19 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Wednesday 20 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Thursday 21 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northerly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Monday.

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