Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms likely, possibly severe. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h shifting S 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||30||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||74||NNE 31||64|
||21||35||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 13||64||N 20||35|
||20||35||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 9||64||NNE 20||37|
||19||33||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 11||76||NNE 22||47|
More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs in Warwick, west of the Gold Coast, as a very dangerous thunderstorm moves across south-east Queensland.
Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.
Severe thunderstorms caused damage in northeastern New South Wales and southeast Queensland on Sunday and should do so again during the next few days.