Tuesday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the north in the early morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Wednesday Sunny. Patches of light morning frost in the southwest. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.
Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h tending SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||23||5%||-||Nil||SSE 5||64||NNW 5||32|
||3||25||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ESE 3||64||NNW 8||25|
||11||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 7||62||E 14||41|
||16||21||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||69||ESE 8||66|
||9||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 7||68||ENE 10||31|
||15||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||70||E 11||57|
||10||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 8||64||NE 11||42|
||11||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||77||ESE 13||56|
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.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.