Tasmanian Alpine Forecast

Bureau of Meteorology Alpine Forecast - TAS

IDT16000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

District Forecasts for Tasmania
Issued at 5:41 am EST on Wednesday 30 July 2014
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 2 August 2014.

Weather Situation
A series of active cold fronts and troughs will cross Tasmania this week, with
associated lows passing to the south of the state. A vigorous west to
northwesterly stream will persist through to early Friday when another cold
front will see winds shift southwesterly and gradually ease as a high moves
over the Bight. A trough will weaken over Tasmania early Saturday with a ridge
of high pressure to extend over the state later in the day as the high moves
towards Victoria.

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 Wednesday 30 July
Cloudy. Showers developing late in the morning. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h
tending northwesterly 35 to 55 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum
temperatures around 15.

Currie              Showers. Windy.                 Max 15  

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Forecast for Thursday 31 July
Cloudy. Showers and the chance of thunderstorms. Possible hail during the
evening. Winds northwesterly 45 to 65 km/h turning westerly 40 to 60 km/h in
the middle of the day then decreasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the evening.
Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching
around 15.

Currie              Showers. Very windy.            Min 9       Max 14  

Forecast for Friday 1 August
Cloudy. Showers, becoming less widespread during the evening. The chance of
thunderstorms with possible hail until evening. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h
turning south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight
temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching
around 12.

Currie              Showers.                        Min 7       Max 12  

Forecast for Saturday 2 August
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers until evening. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30
km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to
between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Currie              Shower or two.                  Min 8       Max 13  

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 Wednesday 30 July
Cloudy. Showers developing late in the morning. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h
turning northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the day. Daytime maximum
temperatures

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