Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then turning S in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||59||SW 18||21|
||19||29||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 28||61||S 34||28|
||14||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 15||73||SSW 18||29|
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.
Devastated farmers back on track five years after Cyclone Yasi unleashed fury on far north Queensland
The sickening sight of wrecked crops and damaged infrastructure was all too familiar for tropical flower producers Rob and Heidi Piccolo of Basilisk Blooms.
Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.