Northern Country Weather
Northern Country Forecast
Monday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Becoming cloudy. Areas of severe frost and patchy fog in the morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Possible hail in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the morning.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Northern Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||10||80%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 15||100||SW 20||64|
||4||13||90%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 20||86||SW 20||58|
||3||13||80%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 15||95||SW 18||60|
||4||10||90%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 17||96||WSW 18||64|
||4||12||90%||< 1mm||Slight||W 18||96||SW 22||60|
||2||8||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||SW 16||97||SW 16||77|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||WSW 18||91||SW 17||60|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 21||89||SW 20||65|
The crew of a rescue helicopter has found a couple trapped in a car by heavy snow in Tasmania's Mount Field National Park.
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.