Fairfax Media Network

Central Weather

Tas
Fri 21:59 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers, most likely later this evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain or snow, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost in the morning, mainly in the west. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog in the west. Patches of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog in the west. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Fri 16:25 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
00:50 EST
SW 11 11 0.5 -0.5 -3.0 93 1 0.0 -
00:50 EST
SW 26 31 -2.4 -2.7 -9.1 98 1 1.4 1016.3
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heavy snow in Tasmania leaves motorists stranded south of Hobart

21:48 EST

Snowfalls in southern Tasmania have trapped a number of cars on a highway south of Hobart.

PNG prime minister Peter O'Neill may review Australian food import ban amid drought

21:32 EST

Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

16:35 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.