Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Thunderstorms possibly severe with damaging winds in the W in the afternoon and early evening. Winds SE/SW 25 to 40 km/h becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 38.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the afternoon then tending SE/SW during the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the day then tending SE/SW during the evening.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||37||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 18||18||W 19||13|
||23||38||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||25||W 16||15|
The drying effect of El Nino is restricting irrigation in northern Tasmania.
Extreme heat has been affecting New South Wales again this week just ahead of a cooler change.
The fruit industry will ask consumers to lower their expectations on fruit quality this season.