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Southwest Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:00 WST

Southwest 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
6 16 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 4 88 SW 9 65
Possible shower
8 17 30% < 1mm Nil SW 2 81 SW 9 72
Possible shower
8 17 30% < 1mm Nil E 5 89 SW 10 65
Possible shower
11 16 50% < 1mm Nil SW 12 84 SW 14 70
Possible shower
12 17 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 86 SW 10 70
Mostly sunny
4 17 30% < 1mm Slight Calm 100 WSW 6 60
Possible shower
7 18 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 3 86 SW 9 59
Possible shower
7 15 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 5 89 SW 11 69
Possible shower
9 16 50% < 1mm Nil NW 3 91 WSW 10 69
Possible shower
9 17 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 83 SW 13 65
Possible shower
11 18 50% 1-5mm Nil WSW 12 72 WSW 16 59
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Police caution drivers as snow covers Tasmania again

06:54 EST

Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.

Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

19:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.