Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of light frost in the southwest in the early morning. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||25||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSE 7||52||-||-|
||10||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 11||46||ESE 15||30|
||15||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||59||SE 21||60|
||9||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||50||ESE 12||25|
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.