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Central North Weather

Mon 16:05 EST
Current Warnings

Central North Forecast

  • Monday Clear. Areas of severe frost later tonight. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening, falling as snow above 400 metres. Possible hail in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon, with possible hail. Snow possible above 200 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Mon 16:25 EST

Central North Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
-2 13 5% < 1mm Severe Calm 96 S 7 52
Frost then sunny
-3 12 5% < 1mm Severe S 7 94 S 16 52
Mostly sunny
1 12 5% < 1mm High SSW 11 94 SW 11 61
Frost then sunny
-2 12 5% < 1mm Severe SW 6 85 SSW 8 56
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Rescue effort to reach couple trapped overnight in snowy central Tasmania, more snowfalls expected

16:03 EST

Tasmania Police are trying to reach a snowbound couple trapped in their car at Mount Field, in Tasmania's central south, with more snow on the way.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.