East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the north in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning N 20 to 30 km/h during the early afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W during the day.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||18||90%||< 1mm||Nil||N 17||76||NW 16||66|
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.