Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. The slight chance of a thunderstorm in the far west during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||66||NE 16||48|
||26||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||53||ENE 30||48|
Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.
The clean-up is continuing after a severe storm hit the New South Wales North Coast on Sunday afternoon leaving thousands without power and displacing some patients at Lismore Base Hospital.
The Health Services Union is calling for an investigation into building standards at the Lismore Base Hospital on the NSW north coast after scaffolding collapsed onto the roof of the maternity ward during Sunday's storm.