Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west this morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/SW 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between minus 3 and 4 above zero.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW during the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers or snow in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-3||4||90%||10-20mm||Severe||NW 16||91||WNW 22||84|
||-4||4||90%||20-40mm||Severe||WNW 23||100||WNW 29||94|
||-6||2||90%||5-10mm||Severe||WNW 22||96||WNW 29||85|
|Windy with showers
||-3||6||90%||-||Severe||WNW 27||93||WNW 30||82|
Snow has fallen on Hobart's beaches, central business district and across the state, prompting the closure of many roads and schools.
Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.