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||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 8||96||SE 10||61|
||6||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||83||ESE 8||58|
||7||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||99||SE 12||60|
||11||17||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||87||SE 19||63|
||10||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 21||97||ESE 14||66|
||3||17||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 2||99||ESE 7||53|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||92||SE 12||61|
||7||15||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||92||SE 10||67|
||8||17||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 5||88||SE 11||58|
||8||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||85||SE 11||63|
||9||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||87||SE 14||61|
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.