Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.
Friday Fog and areas of frost in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-4||7||30%||< 1mm||Severe||W 11||82||NW 10||74|
|Frost then sunny
||0||16||20%||< 1mm||High||NNE 1||85||NW 4||53|
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.