Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Fog in the east in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending S/SW in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 6||77||SE 12||66|
||22||35||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 12||56||SW 16||35|
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.