Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the south coast, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||17||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 9||95||N 8||64|
||7||18||70%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 3||82||SE 5||66|
||7||18||70%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 12||100||NE 9||62|
||11||18||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 13||85||N 14||63|
||11||18||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 16||98||NNE 11||70|
||5||17||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 3||96||WNW 5||64|
||7||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 9||93||SE 8||64|
||7||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 10||89||N 9||66|
||8||17||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 3||86||NNE 8||65|
||11||17||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 11||72||N 10||63|
||9||17||50%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 14||87||N 14||61|
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A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped with their car in Mount Field national park after heavy snowfall in the state.
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