Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Morning frost inland. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog and frost about the Upper Hunter. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 12||72||WNW 18||36|
||7||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 8||71||NW 11||40|
||6||19||30%||-||Nil||NW 12||57||WNW 15||39|
||5||18||20%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 13||60||WNW 14||40|
||6||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 13||69||WNW 18||36|
||5||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 12||72||WNW 12||45|
||5||14||20%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 25||72||WNW 32||48|
||9||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 18||64||WNW 22||35|
||9||20||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 20||73||WNW 23||43|
||10||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 11||73||WNW 14||49|
||5||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 12||73||WNW 12||45|
||3||18||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 9||75||WNW 20||41|
||4||20||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 13||62||NW 16||37|
||6||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 13||64||NW 15||39|
Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has heard the previous inquiry into the 2011 deluge prevented police from fully investigating the deaths that occurred during the disaster.
Parks and Wildlife will send staff by helicopter to remote Maatsuyker Island off Tasmania's south coast to assess damage from a lightning strike which has affected weather forecasting.