Upper Derwent Valley Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Saturday 21 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A high over the Bight will remain almost stationary until Sunday, leaving Tasmania in a west to southwesterly flow, with a series of embedded fronts to brush past the state over the next few days. A second high centre will form near the New South Wales coast on Sunday, before becoming the dominant high on Monday as the high to the northwest weakens. A trough will move over Tasmania later Monday and remain near the north of the state on Tuesday as the high moves over the Tasman Sea.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. New Norfolk 17

Sunday 22 October

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Monday 23 October

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Tuesday 24 October

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

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

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