Sunday Hot. Cloud increasing. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower, most likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west this evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW before dawn then tending W/SW in the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||30||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 13||51||WNW 26||38|
||16||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 23||42||WNW 29||34|
||15||32||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 17||44||WNW 30||27|
Parts of far northwestern New South Wales have been scorching in temperatures in the mid forties, as much as 10 degrees above average.
Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.
A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.