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Furneaux Islands Weather

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Thu 10:07 EST
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Furneaux Islands Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny morning. High (80%) chance of rain late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 45 to 65 km/h decreasing to 45 to 55 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds W/SW 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then turning NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W 35 to 55 km/h during the morning.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 35 to 55 km/h.

Issued Thu 05:40 EST

Furneaux Islands Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
4 10 80% 1-5mm Slight WSW 34 87 W 44 79
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12:49 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

12:45 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Drought to be high on agenda of bush councils during talks in St George

11:28 EST

The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.