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Current Warnings
 

Northern Rivers Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Mon 16:30 EDT

Northern Rivers 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
21:50 EDT
- 0 0 23.9 22.9 23.9 94 1 0.4 1017.2
21:50 EDT
NE 20 20 25.3 23.4 26.3 89 2 0.0 1017.5
21:50 EDT
SSE 7 7 23.3 20.6 23.3 85 2 0.0 1016.7
21:50 EDT
WNW 6 7 22.8 22.5 22.8 98 1 0.0 1017.0
21:50 EDT
SE 6 7 24.4 21.9 24.4 86 2 0.0 -
21:50 EDT
SSE 7 7 24.3 20.8 24.3 81 2 0.0 1017.1
21:50 EDT
- 0 0 24.3 22.2 24.3 88 1 0.0 1016.6
15:00 EDT
NE 11   29.1 21.5 32.0 64 5 0 -
21:50 EDT
NW 9 9 22.0 21.8 22.0 99 1 0.6 1016.8
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