Central Coast Weather
Central Coast Forecast
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the evening. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Central Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 3||68||ENE 16||57|
||23||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 2||73||ENE 10||62|
Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.