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Southwest Slopes Weather

Tue 06:02 EST
Current Warnings

Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Late snow showers possible above 800 metres. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Patches of frost and fog in the morning. High (80%) chance of rain, falling as snow above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost about the ranges. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the south. Patchy morning fog in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Tue 05:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
0 9 90% 1-5mm High WNW 22 85 W 22 80
2 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 19 87 WSW 21 81
Windy with snow
-5 -2 90% 1-5mm Severe W 22 94 W 19 97
-1 7 90% 1-5mm High NW 13 88 WSW 14 79
0 9 90% 1-5mm High WNW 16 93 W 22 85
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Weather News

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

08:30 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Lake Macquarie school rallies for Dungog woman

06:19 EST

A Lake Macquarie school has rallied together to raise thousands of dollars for a Dungog woman who is trying to get back on her feet after the April super storm.

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

00:44 EST

Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, have been rescued.