Waratah Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 15
Showers increasing.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Becoming windy. Strahan 20
Showers. Windy. Melaleuca 22
Showers increasing. Queenstown 20
Showers increasing. Rosebery 19

Thursday 30 March

Summary
Min 7
Max 12
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Sun protection recommended from 11:10 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 4
Max 14
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 afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 1 April

Summary
Min 8
Max 12
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 11:10 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Sunday 2 April

Summary
Min 6
Max 13
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Monday 3 April

Summary
Min 5
Max 16
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 4 April

Summary
Min 7
Max 17
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

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

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070