Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers early this evening. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW early in the morning then becoming S/SW and light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Morning frost in the south. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 14||80||W 16||60|
||5||12||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 13||78||WSW 14||65|
||-2||1||50%||< 1mm||Severe||W 19||91||W 16||87|
||2||10||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 8||85||NW 8||69|
||2||13||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 12||92||SW 16||60|
Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has heard the previous inquiry into the 2011 deluge prevented police from fully investigating the deaths that occurred during the disaster.
Parks and Wildlife will send staff by helicopter to remote Maatsuyker Island off Tasmania's south coast to assess damage from a lightning strike which has affected weather forecasting.