Waratah Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Saturday 30 April 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Strahan. Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h.

Sunday 1 May

Summary
Min 10
Max 14
Rain. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, heavy at times in the late morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1100 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h early then shifting west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain. Possible storm. Strahan 11 18
Heavy rain. Possible storm. Melaleuca 12 17
Heavy rain. Possible storm. Queenstown 12 17
Rain. Possible storm. Rosebery 12 17

Monday 2 May

Summary
Min 5
Max 12
Showers. Becoming windy.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 45 to 65 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

Tuesday 3 May

Summary
Min 8
Max 11
Showers. Wind easing.
Possible rainfall: 20 to 40 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds northwesterly 35 to 55 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Wednesday 4 May

Summary
Min 5
Max 12
Showers easing.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h turning northerly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Thursday 5 May

Summary
Min 7
Max 13
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Friday 6 May

Summary
Min 7
Max 11
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Saturday 7 May

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070