Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Morning frost about the highlands. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Southern Highlands. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Sunny. Patches of morning frost about higher ground. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||17||50%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 7||81||NE 15||48|
|Frost then sunny
||0||12||40%||< 1mm||High||NNW 14||79||NNE 17||53|
||4||17||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 14||74||NE 14||44|
||8||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 11||65||SSE 14||48|
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.