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Weather Forecast - Tasmania

IDT16000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

District Forecasts for Tasmania
Issued at 4:25 pm EST on Thursday 3 September 2015
for the period until midnight EST Monday 7 September 2015.

Weather Situation
A low and cold front to the northeast of Tasmania are moving eastwards over the
Tasman Sea while a high over the Bight extends a ridge over Tasmania. The ridge
will move to the east early Friday with a cold front to cross Tasmania Saturday
morning. A high will move over Tasmania later Saturday before moving away to
the east on Sunday as a low and cold front approach from the west late evening.
The front will cross Tasmania during Monday, followed by a trough, as the low
moves to the south of the state.

King Island

Warning Information
For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call
1300-659-216* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 3 September
Clear. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late
evening.

Forecast for Friday 4 September
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers from the late morning. Winds south to
southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early
in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime
temperatures reaching around 14.

Currie              Shower or two.                  Min 7       Max 13  

UV Alert from 10:50 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Forecast for Saturday 5 September
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25
km/h becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8
with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Currie              Possible shower.                Min 9       Max 13  

Forecast for Sunday 6 September
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds
northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then
turning northerly 30 to 35 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures
falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Currie              Rain developing.                Min 8       Max 13  

Forecast for Monday 7 September
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning
west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures
falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Currie              Showers.                        Min 8       Max 12  

North West Coast

Warning Information
For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call
1300-659-216* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 3 September
Mostly clear. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the
late evening.

Forecast for Friday 4 September
Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the
west, mainly from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds
south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25
km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4
above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Burnie              Partly cloudy.                  Min 4       Max 14  
Deloraine           Early frost. Mostly sunny.      Min 0       Max 14  
Devonport           Mostly sunny.                   Min 3       Max 14  
Smithton            Possible late shower.           Min 1       Max 13  
Ulverstone          Mostly sunny.                   Min 3       Max 14  
Wynyard             Morning frost. Partly cloudy.   Min 1       Max 14  

UV Alert from 10:50 am to 1:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Forecast for Saturday 5 September
Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance