Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday 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 N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Queensland border, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SE during the morning.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||31||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 14||74||S 32||70|
||25||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 12||79||S 28||80|
||26||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||69||SSE 19||68|
||25||31||70%||1-5mm||Nil||S 16||76||SSE 21||62|
||23||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 8||77||S 24||75|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.