Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the north in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Frost then sunny
||-1||12||90%||1-5mm||High||NW 9||80||NW 14||57|
||-1||10||90%||1-5mm||Severe||NNW 11||86||NNW 16||69|
||-2||9||70%||1-5mm||Severe||NNW 12||100||NW 19||69|
Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has heard the previous inquiry into the 2011 deluge prevented police from fully investigating the deaths that occurred during the disaster.
Parks and Wildlife will send staff by helicopter to remote Maatsuyker Island off Tasmania's south coast to assess damage from a lightning strike which has affected weather forecasting.