Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Coen, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 25||64||SE 31||51|
||19||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||71||ESE 24||61|
||17||25||10%||-||Nil||E 17||68||E 19||49|
||11||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||66||NE 14||34|
||17||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||67||ESE 20||33|
Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.
Eastern parts of New South Wales shivered under its coldest morning in eight years.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.