Weather

Satellite image. TAS Sun 8:00 pm EDT

Tasmania

Sun 8:00 pm EDT

Low cloud over TAS in southwesterly winds is causing isolated light showers in the west and northeast, very little elsewhere. Skies are mostly clear across the central north and north coast.

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State Centres Forecast

Hobart

Mostly cloudy

11 - 20

Mostly cloudy

Launceston

Drizzle clearing

13 - 23

Drizzle clearing

Four Day Outlook

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday
Isolated showers in the southwest. Light, cool southwest winds. Late afternoon showers spreading throughout. Clearer and drier in the northeast. Isolated showers throughout. Highland snow. Cold, gusty southwest winds. A few showers in the west and southwest. SW winds strengthening with late rain in west.

Yesterday's Temperature

Minimum: Liawenee, TAS 1.0°C
Maximum: Launceston, TAS 26.0°C

Coastal Waters

Banks Strait

Sunday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, locally 20 knots.<p>Monday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending northeast to northwesterly up to 10 knots during the morning then tending west to northwesterly by early evening.  Sea: Up to 1.0 m  Swell: Up to 1.0 m

Central North

Sunday: Southwesterly 5/15 knots in the west grading north to northeast 5/15 knots in the east.<p>Monday: Northeast to northwesterly 5/15 knots tending west to northwesterly around midday then becoming westerly 15/20 knots later in the evening.  Sea: Up to 1.5 m  Swell: Up to 1.0 m

Central West

Sunday: Southwest to Southerly 10/15 knots.<p>Monday: Southwesterly 5/15 knots tending west to southwesterly 10/15 knots around midday, though becoming more northwesterly and reaching 20 knots in the south.  Sea: Up to 1.5 m  Swell: Up to 4.0 m

Derwent Estuary

Southeasterly winds at 5/15 knots tending variable to 10 knots overnight then returning to southeasterly at 5/15 knots tomorrow afternoon.    

Far Northwest

Sunday: South to southwesterly about 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots at times.<p>Monday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon.  Sea: Up to 1.5 m  Swell: Up to 3.0 m

Hobart Waters

South to southwest winds 5/15 knots reaching 20 knots during this afternoon and evening and again tomorrow afternoon and evening.    

Inland Waters

Sunday: West to southwesterly 5/15 knots.<p>Monday: Westerly 5/10 knots, reaching 15 knots at times during the afternoon.    

Lower East

Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots later in the evening.<p>Monday: Easterly and light tending northeast to northwesterly 10/20 knots around dawn then tending southeast to southwesterly during the afternoon. Winds tending southerly 15/20 knots by early evening.  Sea: Up to 1.5 m  Swell: Up to 2.0 m

Northeast

Sunday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, possibly 20 knots offshore easing later.<p>Monday: Northeasterly 5/15 knots tending west to northwesterly by early evening.  Sea: Up to 1.0 m  Swell: Up to 1.0 m

Southeast

Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, lighter and more variable inshore in the southeast.<p>Monday: Northwest to southwesterly 5/10 knots becoming northwesterly up to 15 knots around dawn then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon.  Sea: Up to 2.0 m  Swell: Up to 4.0 m

Southwest

Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/20 knots.<p>Monday: West to northwesterly 10/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots during the morning.  Sea: Up to 2.0 m  Swell: Up to 4.0 m

Upper East

Sunday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, possibly 20 knots offshore easing east to southeast at 5/15 knots.<p>Monday: East to northeasterly 5/10 knots tending north to northeasterly during the morning then tending north to northwesterly at 10/20 knots by early evening. Winds shifting south to southeasterly 10/20 knots later in the evening.  Sea: Up to 1.5 m  Swell: Up to 1.5 m