If you’ve been dreaming of a white Christmas and live in Tasmania, you could be in luck!

A severe weather warning has been issued for parts of Tasmania, as the start of summer in the island state starts with snow, wind and rain!

Snow will fall as low as 600m on Monday with the maximum temperature in Hobart expect to reach just 15C, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

A severe weather warning for damaging winds in eastern and southern areas will be put in place for Tuesday as winds are forecast to average 50km/h to 60 km/h with gusts to 100 km/h from midday to early evening and rain to reach 30mm in parts.

 

AAP