Release of Forecast Explorer for Tasmania, including Marine areas

The Bureau of Meteorology continues its roll-out of the Next Generation Forecast & Warning System ("NexGenFWS") and has added the Forecast Explorer to its forecast products for Tasmania.

Forecast Explorer is a tool that enables some of the weather service products to be visualised on the Bureau's web pages.

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Upgrades to the Forecast Explorer include:

  • This release includes Tasmania (in addition to Victoria and New South Wales)
  • The Marine Forecast Explorer shows forecasts of wind speed (knots) and wind direction as well as the Combined Sea and Swell along the coastline.
  • The data grids displayed in the maps are the same as those for Victoria and New South Wales.


Links to the Forecast Explorer web pages can be found on the Weather and Warnings page.

Your comments or feedback is welcome.