Tuesday Cloudy. Local morning fogs. Areas of morning frost, locally severe. Slight (20%) chance of a showers in the late morning and early afternoon, mainly in the south and west. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW in the early afternoon.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S during the day.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southeast. Light winds.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||12||80%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 21||88||SW 24||65|
||4||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 22||90||SW 24||58|
||4||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 20||96||SW 23||60|
||5||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 21||86||SW 23||57|
||4||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 23||97||SW 27||56|
||6||12||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 18||99||SW 23||62|
Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.