Wednesday Sunny. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 28.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible near the coast. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 25||69||SSE 31||41|
||12||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 28||82||SSE 24||51|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||71||SSE 21||32|
||7||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||62||S 12||24|
||6||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||72||SSW 14||41|
||5||18||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 17||86||SSE 18||39|
||5||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||77||S 15||40|
Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.
Eastern parts of New South Wales shivered under its coldest morning in eight years.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.