Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the northwest early this morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 13.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light morning shower. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 35 to 50 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||13||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 15||83||WNW 24||60|
||4||11||90%||5-10mm||Slight||WNW 16||80||NW 18||78|
||2||12||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 22||81||WNW 35||66|
||3||14||50%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 18||70||WNW 23||62|
||2||14||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 21||68||W 24||60|
|Frost then sunny
||1||14||90%||5-10mm||High||NW 22||73||WNW 22||70|
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.