Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls east of Mt Isa. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible in the southeast. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||33||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 17||84||E 16||58|
||22||33||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 17||70||E 17||52|
||21||31||90%||5-10mm||Nil||E 15||82||ENE 16||59|
||22||34||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 17||72||E 18||53|
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.
A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.