Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Monday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 14||56||NNE 16||28|
||14||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 21||57||NE 16||29|
||15||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||50||NNE 16||28|
||14||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||56||NNE 16||30|
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.