Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, falling as snow above 800m, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Slight (30%) chance of rain. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
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Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator
A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.
Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.
Winter isn't over as yet! New South Wales just shivered through an unusually cold night.