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Current Warnings
 

Peninsula Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm north of Weipa. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. The slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm north of Weipa in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.

  • Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

Issued Thu 16:15 EST

Peninsula Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
17:20 EST
SSE 4 4 27.8 - 27.8 - - 7.2 -
17:20 EST
ESE 13 17 29.8 19.2 31.2 53 7 0.0 1010.7
17:20 EST
ESE 17 24 28.4 17.3 29.0 51 8 - 1009.0
17:20 EST
ESE 17 17 27.8 22.3 30.5 72 4 0.0 1010.4
17:20 EST
E 6 7 32.7 16.1 32.7 37 12 0.0 1010.7
17:20 EST
SE 7 11 31.4 19.4 33.1 49 8 0.0 1009.5
17:20 EST
WSW 13 17 29.3 23.5 33.6 71 4 0.0 1009.4
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14:58 EST

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Hobart heritage buildings not built to withstand Tasmania's toughest wind speeds

11:20 EST

Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.