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  • Thursday Clear. Light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Patches of frost in the early morning. Areas of fog in the west in the early morning. Light winds.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the west in the early morning. Light winds.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog in the north. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Thu 16:25 EDT

Central Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
1 20 10% < 1mm High WNW 1 74 SW 3 33
Frost then sunny
0 19 10% < 1mm High NNW 3 71 WSW 7 43
Mostly sunny
1 19 10% < 1mm Moderate WNW 8 60 NNW 13 33
2 20 10% - Moderate W 6 65 SW 6 39
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Grantham floods inquiry: Quarry played 'insignificant' role in disaster, commission rules

19:22 EDT

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.

In pictures: Aurora australis puts on colourful light show over southern Victoria, Tasmania

18:35 EDT

The aurora australis has put on a colourful show over parts of southern Victoria and Tasmania overnight.

Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'

17:51 EDT

The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.