Central Tablelands Weather
Central Tablelands Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Central Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-1||16||90%||5-10mm||Severe||NW 10||100||NW 24||59|
||7||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 11||65||NW 18||51|
||3||14||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 18||88||NW 22||62|
||0||15||90%||1-5mm||High||NW 11||88||NW 18||61|
||2||20||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 8||98||NW 20||51|
||5||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 13||74||NW 17||58|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 11||81||NW 17||69|
||0||14||90%||5-10mm||High||N 14||100||NW 25||70|
||6||20||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 7||78||NW 13||52|
||7||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 11||69||NW 17||54|
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.