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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Sat 05:15 EDT

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 %
9 30 10% < 1mm Nil NE 10 69 NNW 9 38
12 29 10% < 1mm Nil NE 8 60 NNW 8 40
7 20 5% < 1mm Nil NW 16 75 NW 14 44
10 28 10% < 1mm Nil NE 6 57 NNW 8 39
7 29 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 83 NNW 14 34
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A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.

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