Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E/NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||29||60%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 3||81||WNW 14||37|
||12||28||70%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 6||72||NW 7||42|
||11||31||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||65||W 12||29|
||12||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 7||67||W 16||24|
||11||32||60%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||63||W 12||25|
||13||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 9||61||W 12||28|
||14||27||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 5||66||NNW 8||42|
||14||29||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 8||61||W 11||34|
||11||31||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 6||65||WNW 10||32|
||11||28||70%||5-10mm||Nil||N 8||72||SW 12||33|
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.