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King Island Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h tending NE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:41 EST

King Island 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 %
Possible shower
7 12 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 27 81 SW 32 72
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Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

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Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.

Townsville Hospital emergency department sets record for patient numbers amid Cyclone Yasi

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