NE Pastoral Weather
NE Pastoral Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of light frost and the chance of fog about the Gammon Ranges early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers about the Gammon Ranges, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.
Friday Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog south of Leigh Creek. Areas of morning frost east of Leigh Creek. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain south of Yunta in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h.
NE Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||19||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 21||70||N 24||62|
||11||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 21||70||N 21||60|
||14||20||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 25||55||N 18||51|
||11||21||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 13||75||NNW 18||53|
||8||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 20||60||NNE 26||69|
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.
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.
Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.