Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 9||65||ENE 25||58|
||17||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||68||E 16||63|
|Fog then sunny
||14||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||65||E 18||37|
||14||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 8||68||ENE 20||40|
||11||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 5||70||E 23||47|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.