Tasmanian Alpine Forecast
Bureau of Meteorology Alpine Forecast - TAS
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
District Forecasts for Tasmania
Issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Saturday 25 October 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Wednesday 29 October 2014.
A trough lies over Bass Strait while a high is centred just south of Tasmania.
The high will move away to the southeast early Sunday with the trough to linger
about the north. Another trough extending from the mainland is expected to lie
near King Island on Sunday night, linked to a cold front which will approach
from the west. Both features will cross Tasmania early Monday, with the
associated complex low to remain well southwest of the state. Another front
embedded in a strong westerly stream is expected late on Monday, with the lows
tracking eastwards during Tuesday, and yet another front embedded in the cold
airflow during the afternoon. A high over the Bight will track slowly eastwards
and near Adelaide on Wednesday, while a weak warm front passes south of
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 Saturday 25 October
Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the