Lower South East Weather
Lower South East Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds SW 25 to 30 km/h tending S 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Medium (50%) chance of rain in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning SE 20 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Lower South East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 24||77||SSW 32||60|
||13||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 17||80||SSW 22||44|
||13||23||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||93||SSW 26||62|
||13||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 20||78||-||-|
||16||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 22||81||SSW 26||66|
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.