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Wed 05:00 EST
Current Warnings

East Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 200 metres. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 10.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly about higher ground. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the north. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Wed 04:09 EST

East Coast 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
8 13 60% < 1mm Nil SW 19 67 SSW 22 61
Frost then sunny
-2 11 60% 1-5mm Severe SW 12 89 SSW 14 64
Mostly sunny
4 13 60% < 1mm Slight WSW 18 79 SSW 21 62
Frost then sunny
-3 8 60% 1-5mm Severe WSW 13 100 SW 15 78
Possible shower
2 12 60% 1-5mm Moderate W 16 82 SW 19 62
Mostly sunny
6 13 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 18 73 SSW 20 62
Mostly sunny
6 13 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 15 68 SW 18 58
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Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

19:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.