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Furneaux Islands Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h shifting SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning NE in the afternoon.

Issued Sat 05:40 EDT

Furneaux Islands 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
10 20 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 16 89 N 18 67
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Weather News

How drought pushed well-known Queensland cattle breeder to move to King Island for rainfall

10:01 EDT

A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.

Reduced market options for wheaten hay: exporter

16:14 EDT

Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.

Healthy rain along the QLD coast

15:23 EDT

Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.