Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southwest. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the south coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 1||79||WNW 8||63|
||3||17||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||Calm||87||WNW 7||62|
||10||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 4||85||W 11||72|
It could be another month before a key Tasmanian rail service, the Western Line, can be re-opened after flood damage.
The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.
As residents in New South Wales emerge from under the rug after their , the question on the blue lips of many is what's the best way to stay warm? While many may feel their insides are rapidly chilling, Dr Ollie Jay from the University of Sydney said little was happening to our bodies internally and the cold was all due to "perception".