Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning NW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||19||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 17||66||N 11||45|
The drying effect of El Nino is restricting irrigation in northern Tasmania.
Extreme heat has been affecting New South Wales again this week just ahead of a cooler change.
The fruit industry will ask consumers to lower their expectations on fruit quality this season.