Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||17||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||77||N 25||60|
||5||16||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 7||75||NNW 15||48|
||11||17||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 15||78||NNW 22||78|
Farmers and agricultural scientists say they're disappointed that neither major party has outlined a clear strategy for agricultural climate change adaptation in the 2016 election campaign.
Interest-free loans for up to two years are among extra flood assistance detailed for Tasmanian farmers and businesses.
Almost three weeks after the devastating floods in north-west Tasmania, there is still no road access for the small community of Lorinna.