Waratah Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Thursday 28 July 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h.

Friday 29 July

Summary
Min 5
Max 7
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, mostly in the morning and afternoon. Snowfalls lowering to 800 metres in the afternoon. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h turning westerly 35 to 55 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Strahan 8 12
Showers. Windy. Melaleuca 7 11
Showers. Queenstown 6 10
Showers. Rosebery 6 10

Saturday 30 July

Summary
Min 0
Max 8
Late showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning frost about higher ground. High (80%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northerly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 12.

Sunday 31 July

Summary
Min 4
Max 9
Morning showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending westerly during the morning then turning north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

Monday 1 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 8
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Tuesday 2 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 6
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Wednesday 3 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 6
Showers increasing.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Thursday 4 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 10
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070