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Midlands Forecast

  • Thursday Clear. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Friday Areas of fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Saturday The chance of fog in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.

  • Sunday The chance of morning fog. Mostly sunny day. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the morning then becoming light in the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:25 EDT

Midlands Weather Forecasts

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 50% 1-5mm Slight SSW 11 74 SSW 14 55
Possible shower
5 15 50% 1-5mm Slight S 10 78 S 12 52
Clearing shower
5 13 90% < 1mm Nil S 16 84 SSW 22 62
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Grantham floods inquiry: Quarry played 'insignificant' role in disaster, commission rules

19:22 EDT

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.

In pictures: Aurora australis puts on colourful light show over southern Victoria, Tasmania

18:35 EDT

The aurora australis has put on a colourful show over parts of southern Victoria and Tasmania overnight.

Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'

17:51 EDT

The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.