Monday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog west of the ranges. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Light winds.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||18||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 13||58||N 19||35|
||4||20||50%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 18||70||N 27||34|
||4||16||50%||< 1mm||Slight||N 16||65||N 20||47|
Tasmanian snow: Rescue effort underway to reach couple trapped in snowy central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected
A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped in a car in Mount Field national park after heavy snow in the state.
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.