Eastern Eyre Peninsula Weather
Eastern Eyre Peninsula Forecast
Thursday Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this morning. The chance of fog early this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Light winds becoming N 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h.
Eastern Eyre Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||85||SSE 22||59|
||5||16||30%||< 1mm||Slight||S 10||87||S 24||51|
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.