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East Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Becoming cloudy. The chance of fog in the north early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the north this evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 15.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly about higher ground. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the day.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow possible above 400 metres. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:41 EST

East Coast Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
4 13 90% 1-5mm Slight WNW 18 63 NW 26 49
Showers increasing
-2 10 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 12 81 NW 21 56
Showers increasing
3 12 90% < 1mm Slight NW 18 66 NW 26 50
Showers increasing
-2 7 90% 1-5mm Severe NW 15 91 NW 23 71
Late shower
1 11 90% 1-5mm High WNW 21 81 NW 24 53
Showers increasing
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 18 77 NW 27 56
Late shower
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 18 68 NW 25 51
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Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

13:00 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the 2011 Grantham flood says he is unsure if embankments were built before or after he bought the company, an inquiry hears.

Tropical cyclone could form near Solomon Islands this week but poses no threat to Queensland, BoM says

09:38 EST

Queensland forecasters monitoring a low near the Solomon Islands that could become a tropical cyclone later this week say it is unlikely to threaten the state.

Grantham floods inquiry: Concerns raised about quarry wall years before 2011 flood, commission hears

20:14 EST

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.