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Furneaux Islands Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny morning. High chance of showers in the evening. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

  • Friday Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Issued Mon 20:25 EST

Furneaux Islands Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
7 14 50% < 1mm Nil W 20 87 W 23 74
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