Weather Forecast - Tasmania
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Updated District Forecasts for Tasmania
Issued at 4:42 pm EDT on Friday 20 January 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Tuesday 24 January 2017.
A low pressure system northeast of Tasmania will continue to intensity and move
away to the east tonight. Winds easing in the northeast as the low moves into
the Tasman Sea. A westerly stream will follow on Saturday, as a high over the
Bight extends a ridge to the north of Tasmania. The high will move to the east
of the state during Sunday, with a northerly flow to develop that will persist
through Monday. Winds will increase over the state late on Monday ahead of a
cold front which will cross Tasmania early on Tuesday with a cooler
southwesterly flow for the remainder of Tuesday.
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 Friday 20 January
Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in
the late evening.
Forecast for Saturday 21 January
Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 wi