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King Island Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming SW 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S 25 to 30 km/h during the evening.

Issued Fri 05:40 EDT

King Island Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:50 EDT
NE 11 11 12.4 12.2 11.3 99 1 0.0 1030.5
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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.

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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.