Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Weipa. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
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.
Friday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||29||70%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||66||SE 31||52|
||20||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||71||ESE 25||59|
||17||26||5%||-||Nil||E 17||74||ENE 19||47|
||12||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 14||66||NE 14||30|
||17||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||70||ESE 18||32|
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.