Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west early this evening. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW during the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||12||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 38||75||SW 41||78|
||6||13||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 24||79||WSW 22||69|
||3||11||60%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 16||74||SW 19||67|
Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.
A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.
The Tasmanian Government is under pressure to do more in the wake of flooding described as a "disaster" for Hobart's central business district.