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Southwest Slopes Weather

Tue 14:29 EST
Current Warnings

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.

Issued Tue 16:30 EST

Southwest Slopes Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EST
NE 4   2.0 0.4 2.0 89 1 1 -
18:30 EST
NNE 6 7 4.6 0.2 3.3 73 1 0.2 1020.6
15:00 EST
W 4   4.0 -1.3 4.0 68 2 0 -
18:30 EST
WSW 11 15 5.1 0.1 2.6 70 2 0.0 1021.4
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Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

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.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

16:28 EST

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.

Wintery nights in NSW

15:42 EST

Winter isn't over as yet! New South Wales just shivered through an unusually cold night.