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Furneaux Islands Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 40 to 55 km/h increasing to 45 to 60 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, more frequent in the morning. Snow falling above 400 metres, lifting in the afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 35 to 55 km/h turning SW 30 to 40 km/h during the day.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Issued Tue 16:25 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 %
Showers easing
5 10 60% < 1mm Slight SW 34 68 WSW 40 58
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