Waratah Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Wednesday 18 October 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 21
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Western area

Mostly sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending north to northeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Strahan 30
Mostly sunny. Melaleuca 29
Mostly sunny. Queenstown 28
Mostly sunny. Rosebery 28

Thursday 19 October

Summary
Min 12
Max 15
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 100%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Friday 20 October

Summary
Min 4
Max 10
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Saturday 21 October

Summary
Min 4
Max 9
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Sunday 22 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 9
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Monday 23 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 12
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Tuesday 24 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 13
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070