Alpine Forecast - Tasmania
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
District Forecasts for Tasmania
Issued at 4:25 pm EST on Tuesday 26 May 2015
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 30 May 2015.
A broad high centred over southeastern Australia will remain near stationary
today before moving eastwards across the Tasman Sea tomorrow, as a ridge of
high pressure currently over the Tasmania moves away to the east. A cold front
over the Bight is expected to cross Tasmania tomorrow, embedded in a
northwesterly airstream associated with a deep low well south of the Bight,
with another cold front to cross late on Thursday. Yet another cold front is
expected south of the Bight late on Friday before crossing Tasmania on Saturday
as the low moves south of the state.
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 Tuesday 26 May
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower later this evening. Winds
northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h.
Forecast for Wednesday 27 May
Partly cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Winds north to
northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.