Monday Clear. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 30||42||SSE 30||17|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 25||38||SSE 27||16|
||10||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 25||36||SE 27||17|
||6||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 24||44||SSE 29||20|
||11||20||5%||-||Nil||SE 28||47||SSE 30||25|
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.