Upper Derwent Valley Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Tuesday 2 March 2021.

Weather Situation

A low to the southeast of Tasmania will move away during today as a fresh to strong and gusty southwesterly flow gradually eases. A stationary high over the Bight will direct west to southwesterly winds over Tasmania during Wednesday and Thursday, before a cold front clips the state late Thursday and the flow tends fresh to strong southerly. Southerly winds will gradually ease during Friday as the high to the west starts to move slowly eastwards, extending a ridge over the south of Tasmania in the evening.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:10am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. New Norfolk 15

Wednesday 3 March

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Thursday 4 March

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Friday 5 March

Cloudy. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

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

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