Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the far east early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Friday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 18||42||SSE 18||23|
||12||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 15||47||S 13||23|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.