Northern Tablelands Weather
Northern Tablelands Forecast
Monday Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 31.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE during the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Northern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||29||60%||1-5mm||Nil||E 16||75||SSE 18||52|
||12||28||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 11||69||SSE 15||45|
||15||32||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 7||69||SW 10||36|
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.