Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS
For people in South East, Central Plateau and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley, East Coast and North West Coast Forecast Districts.
Issued at 10:52 pm Monday, 21 May 2018.
DAMAGING WINDS ABOUT PARTS OF THE SOUTH EAST, CENTRAL PLATEAU, WESTERN AND ADJACENT DISTRICTS UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
A vigorous west to southwesterly airstream prevails over Tasmania.
DAMAGING WEST TO SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS, averaging 60 to 70 km/h with peak gusts in excess of 100 km/h are possible over parts of the West, South, Central Plateau and Western Tiers until early Tuesday morning.
Wind gusts are expected to ease to below 100 km/h before sunrise Tuesday morning.
Locations which may be affected include Hobart, Geeveston, Dover, Huonville, Dodges Ferry, Waratah, Tarraleah and Lake St Clair.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Supervise children closely.
* Check that family and neighbours are aware of warnings.
* Manage pets and livestock.
* Secure outdoor items including furniture and play equipment.
* Be prepared in case of power outages.
* Beware of damaged trees and power lines and take care when driving.
* Listen to the ABC radio or check www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132500.
The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AEST Tuesday.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 216. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Acacia Hills (41.2805°S, 146.325°E, 107m AMSL) Acacia Hills,TAS set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.
Forecast for Acacia Hills (41.2805°S, 146.325°E, 107m AMSL) Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Summary Minimum 9° 8° 5° 6° 5° 5° 8° Maximum 15° 17° 16° 16° 14° 15° 16° Chance of rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 80% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm UV index Low Low Low Low - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Slight Slight Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 28
Wind direction W W W W WSW WSW WSW W SW NW ESE NNE WNW - Relative humidity 71% 62% 80% 66% 76% 61% 81% 65% 78% 67% 86% 79% 90% n/a Dew point 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 10°C 9°C n/a
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Acacia Hills (41.2805°S, 146.325°E, 107m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon 6:51am EST 7:21am EST 5:00pm EST 5:30pm EST 1:16pm EST First quarter First quarter May 22 Full moon May 30 Last quarter Jun 07 New moon Jun 14
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday 15 17 16 16 14 15 16
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday 0 0 0 0 0 5 10