West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or snow, becoming less likely later this evening. Possible hail. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow possible above 500 metres. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].
Monday Cloudy. Areas of frost about higher ground in the early morning. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 35 to 55 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds W 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||11||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 57||81||W 54||80|
||2||4||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||WNW 41||100||W 38||100|
||5||10||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 40||97||W 37||95|
||8||12||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 30||92||W 31||81|
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.