Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm west of the ranges later tonight. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers south of Hawker, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SE during the day.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||32||N 19||45|
|Windy with showers
||9||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 22||37||NNE 31||44|
||5||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||52||N 21||63|
Prolonged dry weather has Australia's south-east and west set for above-average bushfire risk in the coming months.
If you thought Melbourne's winter was colder than usual, you are not wrong.
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed what many Tasmanians already suspected, it has been the coldest winter in nearly 50 years.