Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the east. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, most likely in the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||11||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||SE 8||78||NE 6||65|
||4||10||50%||< 1mm||Slight||S 13||82||SW 14||66|
||2||11||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 7||82||NE 6||65|
|Frost then sunny
||1||9||60%||< 1mm||High||SSE 4||93||W 6||71|
||4||10||50%||1-5mm||Slight||SSE 6||84||SW 7||69|
|Frost then sunny
||-1||9||60%||< 1mm||Severe||SSE 2||87||NNE 4||66|
||2||11||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||S 6||85||W 7||65|
||1||11||70%||1-5mm||High||SSE 7||84||NNE 6||66|
Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has heard the previous inquiry into the 2011 deluge prevented police from fully investigating the deaths that occurred during the disaster.
Parks and Wildlife will send staff by helicopter to remote Maatsuyker Island off Tasmania's south coast to assess damage from a lightning strike which has affected weather forecasting.