Wednesday Partly cloudy. high (80%) chance of showers in the east, near zero chance in the west. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Frost in the east in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the southeast. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||13||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NE 3||85||N 11||56|
||3||13||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 6||82||N 10||60|
||3||14||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 9||86||N 13||57|
||3||14||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNE 8||96||NNW 12||53|
|Frost then sunny
||3||15||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNE 8||82||N 11||51|
||2||15||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNE 6||79||NW 8||48|
||5||12||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 4||75||NNW 8||63|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 5||76||WNW 8||57|
||2||14||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 7||84||N 11||56|
||4||13||70%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 5||80||N 10||54|
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.