Central Coast Weather
Central Coast Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north early this evening. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Light winds.
Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||33||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||69||ESE 21||69|
||24||32||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||79||SE 15||71|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.