Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||42||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 11||24||NNW 16||16|
||24||42||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 13||15||NNW 17||16|
||24||40||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 12||25||N 19||22|
||24||43||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||14||N 15||14|
The drying effect of El Nino is restricting irrigation in northern Tasmania.
Extreme heat has been affecting New South Wales again this week just ahead of a cooler change.
The fruit industry will ask consumers to lower their expectations on fruit quality this season.