Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Sunday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost . High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending N/NE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 11. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].
Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h before dawn then tending W/NW 35 to 55 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds W 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then turning NW during the afternoon.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||11||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 28||66||NNW 38||76|
||1||11||90%||5-10mm||High||W 12||76||NNW 19||79|
||0||8||90%||5-10mm||High||WNW 5||79||NNW 12||84|
Residents are warned to take care outdoors as snow, hail and wind gusts send Tasmania into a big chill.
Following an uncharacteristically warm week for southeastern Australia, a solid line of cold fronts are on the way to bring us back to winter with a bang.
The fact that Terra Australis is a land of extremes is not a new concept.