High winds some lifts on standby
|Snow Cover||Very Good|
Harrietville Approach: Open - fitting chains to 2WD vehicles; Omeo Approach: Open - fitting chains to all vehicles
|Big D Express|
|Precipitation Since 9am
May includes snow and/or rain
|-8°C||-3°C||Windy with snow|
North East for Friday
Partly cloudy. Showers, becoming less widespread during the evening. Showers falling as snow above 400 metres. Possible hail and thunder at first this evening. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the morning, locally severe. Isolated showers with snow showers above 600 metres, clearing later in the afternoon. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S early in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
19:20 EST Despite the Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey pushing privatisation incentives, Tasmania's Liberals are sticking with their pre-election promise of not selling public assets, for this term at least.