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Next 48 hours in Launceston

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, January 19

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 47% icon
N 12km/h 8°C 41%

Mostly cloudy 19°C 9% 69% icon
N 15km/h 8°C 48%

Cloudy 17°C 12% 92% icon
NNE 13km/h 8°C 57%
Friday, January 20

Slight chance shower 15°C 43% 97% icon
ENE 10km/h 10°C 68%

Slight chance shower 15°C 48% 99% icon
ESE 8km/h 10°C 74%

Heavy rain 13°C 90% 100% icon
SE 9km/h 11°C 87%

Heavy rain 14°C 90% 99% icon
SSE 14km/h 13°C 92%

Rain 15°C 87% 92% icon
S 16km/h 14°C 89%

Slight chance shower 18°C 41% 70% icon
S 20km/h 13°C 73%

Mostly clear 20°C 6% 44% icon
S 17km/h 14°C 66%

Mostly clear 17°C 5% 37% icon
SSW 9km/h 13°C 72%
Saturday, January 21

Mostly clear 15°C 5% 34% icon
SSW 5km/h 12°C 81%

Mostly clear 13°C 5% 22% icon
SSW 5km/h 10°C 85%

Mostly clear 11°C 5% 23% icon
SSW 4km/h 9°C 88%

Clear 16°C 5% 7% icon
W 6km/h 10°C 66%

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 17% icon
WNW 9km/h 12°C 53%
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WA flooding continues

12:56 EDT

Record-breaking rain is causing flooding over parts of Western Australia this week, while parched Perth misses out once again.

Heatwave has race car drivers concerned about tyres and road temperatures

11:56 EDT

As temperatures push above 35 degrees along the east coast, what does the extreme heat do to tyres driving on hot, often bubbling roads? Bitumen absorbs the summer heat, often making road surfaces more than 20 degrees hotter than air temperatures.

Cattle prepare for simulated heatwave for Queensland study into their welfare, performance

10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.