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Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h shifting SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h turning NW during the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:26 EST

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 %
-1 5 90% 10-20mm High W 9 94 WNW 17 74
-3 4 80% 20-40mm Severe WSW 18 99 WNW 23 84
Rain and snow
-3 2 90% 5-10mm Severe SW 16 97 WNW 25 76
-2 6 90% - Severe WSW 18 92 WNW 24 75
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The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has been shown graphic vision of the Lockyer Creek breaking its banks upstream from the Grantham quarry during the deadly 2011 disaster.

Parts of NSW on track for coldest July in around 17 years

19:12 EST

For many across New South Wales, July has been a cold month and for the younger generation, many won't be able to remember a month so cold.

Melbourne on target for coldest July in 17 years

14:23 EST

Melbourne is struggling through a July more typical of the mid 1900's.