Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm near the South Australian border in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Friday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the north in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||23||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 23||75||N 16||56|
||13||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 21||76||N 15||63|
||11||22||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 8||87||NW 16||48|
||14||24||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 16||67||N 18||44|
||12||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 18||74||NNW 16||49|
||10||23||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 14||81||NW 14||50|
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.