Bureau of Meteorology Forecasts

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Weather Forecast - Tasmania

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

District Forecasts for Tasmania
Issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Tuesday 6 October 2015
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 10 October 2015.

Weather Situation
A strong and warm northwesterly will continue over Tasmania until a vigorous
cold front crosses this evening, bringing a cold westerly stream. A high to the
west will extend a ridge over Tasmania on Wednesday, then a second high centre
will form to the east early Thursday, while maintaining a ridge over the state.
The ridge will weaken on Friday with a trough developing over the north of
Tasmania and extending over the remainder of the state on Saturday.

King Island

Warning Information
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Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 6 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening. Winds
westerly 35 to 50 km/h tending southwesterly 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Forecast for Wednesday 7 October
Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending south to southwesterly
20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25
km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnigh