Waratah Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:26 pm EST on Thursday 24 April 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Partly cloudy.

Western area

Scattered snow showers above 800 metres this evening, more frequent in the south. Isolated showers this evening. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Friday 25 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 11
Possible light late shower.

Western area

Cloudy. The chance of light showers about the west, clearing during the late afternoon, then the chance of showers at night. Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible late shower. Strahan 7 16
Possible light shower. Melaleuca 7 16
Cloudy. Queenstown 6 15
Possible light late shower. Rosebery 6 15

Saturday 26 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 12
Showers easing. Wind easing.

Western area

Cloudy. Showers, falling as snow at times above 900 metres, becoming less widespread in the late afternoon, clearing at night. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Sunday 27 April

Summary
Min 2
Max 10
Mostly sunny.

Western area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Monday 28 April

Summary
Min 4
Max 13
Late shower or two.

Western area

Mostly sunny morning. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Isolated showers north of Strahan in the evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Tuesday 29 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 12
A few showers.

Wednesday 30 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 10
A few showers.

Thursday 1 May

Summary
Min 3
Max 8
A few showers.

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070