Waratah Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Tuesday 24 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Possible shower.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 8
Max 17
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Strahan 12 19
Showers developing. Melaleuca 11 20
Shower or two. Queenstown 11 19
Shower or two. Rosebery 11 20

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 16
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Friday 27 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 19
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Saturday 28 January

Summary
Min 10
Max 17
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Sunday 29 January

Summary
Min 8
Max 20
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Monday 30 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 24
Late showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Tuesday 31 January

Summary
Min 11
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Wednesday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070