Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the late evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W/SW during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||71||W 18||29|
||17||27||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 12||67||W 15||39|
||18||27||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||73||W 18||30|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracks from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.