Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of showers near the coast early in the morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||29||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 11||78||SE 18||56|
||16||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||72||SE 16||37|
||17||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 6||67||ESE 15||35|
||16||31||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 9||80||SE 18||48|
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.