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Webcam-Looking North East Over the Huon River.
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Updated: @ 12/08/2014 15:58 - next update at 15:59  
Temp Wind Rain  Tides - Port Huon
Partly cloudy Partly cloudy
Currently: 9.0, Max: 11.7, Min: 2.1 9.0°C
1-hr Temp Trend:Colder 0.5C than last hour.
24-hr difference
0.7°CWarmer 0.7C than yesterday at this time.

Cool
Feels like:
9°C
(Apparent Temp)
  Today Yesterday
High: 11.7°C
13:29
10.0°C
13:17
Low: 2.1°C
06:54
3.0°C
02:06
 Wind from NNE NNE
3.2
Gust:
6.4 km/h
1 Bft - Light air
Gust Today: 19.3 km/h 14:12
Gust Month: 53.1 km/h August 6
Dominant Wind Direction: 7°  N
Rain Today: 0.0 mm
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.0 mm
Rain Yesterday: 0.8 mm
Rain This Month: 38.8 mm
Rain This Year: 424.4 mm
Last Rain Recorded:
1 day since last rain.
5 hrs, 6 min. to high tide

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Hum & Baro Almanac  Moon
Humidity: 75 % Increased 8.0% since last hour.
Dew Point: 4.8°C Increased 0.3C since last hour.
Barometer: 1029.74 hPa Falling 0.3  hPa/hr
Baro Trend: Falling slowly
Sunrise: 07:11
Sunset: 17:24
Moonset: 07:37
Moonrise: 19:28
Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, Moon at 16 days in cycle
97%
Illuminated
Moon at 16 days in cycle
UV Index  Solar Radiation 
   0.0    None
High: 1.9 @ 12:14
33 W/m2
High: 826 @  12:17
 WXSIM Forecast for Franklin  - Outlook: This afternoon & Tonight
This
afternoon
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
High: 11°
WXSIM Forecast for Franklin: Partly cloudy. High 11°. Wind west-southwest around 15 kph, gusting to 32 kph.
Tonight

Chance rain
Chance rain
Low: 5°
WXSIM Forecast for Franklin: Partly cloudy in the evening, becoming mostly cloudy after midnight. Patchy light fog. A slight chance of rain. Low 5°. Wind west-southwest around 12 kph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than 2 mm.
 WXSIM Forecast for Franklin  - Outlook: Wednesday to Saturday night
Wednesday

Chance rain
Chance rain
High: 14°
Wednesday
night
Chance rain
Chance rain
Low: 4°
Thursday

Chance rain
Chance rain
High: 15°
Thursday
night
Chance rain
Chance rain
Low: 4°
Friday

Fog
Fog
High: 15°
Friday
night
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Low: 6°
Saturday

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
High: 15°
Saturday
night
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Low: 6°
Extended Forecasts
THREAT
Significant Weather Forecast Map - EWN
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WXSIM Forecast
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WXSIM Forecast
WXSIM Forecast - Graphical Version with Meteogram
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WU Forecast
WU Forecast - Text
Text
The WxSim weather forecasts for Franklin are generated on site each day at 04:15, 07:15, 10:15, 13:15, 16:15, 19:15, 22:15 (ADST) using WxSim software, which has been customised for this location and runs in automated mode.
These forecasts are not official forecasts and should be used as a guide only. For official Weather Forecasts - please refer to the ABoM Australian Bureau of Meteorology or Franklin Forecast by MetEye - ABoM - Beta.


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South East Tasmania Forecast - Weather (Synoptic) Situation:
A near stationary high over the Bight extends a ridge over Tasmania. A weak cold front will pass to the south of the state during the afternoon, while the high slowly tracks eastwards on Wednesday and Thursday, to lie near King Island late on Thursday. The high will then move to the north east of Tasmania on Friday, as a cold front moves to the south of the Bight.
4 Day Synoptic Charts Forecast

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Humidity Last 48hrs
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Pressure Last 48hrs

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