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East Coast Weather

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
3 12 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 24 70 SW 23 52
Frost then sunny
-2 11 5% < 1mm Severe SW 14 76 SW 14 53
Frost then sunny
3 12 5% < 1mm Slight SW 24 71 SW 22 53
Frost then sunny
-3 7 5% < 1mm Severe SW 14 92 SW 15 67
Frost then sunny
1 11 10% < 1mm High SW 21 81 SW 22 59
Frost then sunny
1 11 5% < 1mm High SW 18 76 ESE 16 53
Mostly sunny
2 11 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 20 72 SW 19 54
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Weather News

Drought concessional loan scheme to be reopened within days, says Federal Government drought co-ordinator

07:28 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.

Police caution drivers as snow covers Tasmania again

07:15 EST

Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.

Volkswagen removes website references on ability of Multivan people mover to cross floodwaters

07:07 EST

Volkswagen Australia has removed all information from its website on the ability of one of its vehicles to cross flooded roads, after concerns from a Queensland MP and the RACQ over the claims.