Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog south of Hawker in the early morning. Patches of light morning frost near the coast. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning frost south of Hawker. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending N/NE during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending NW/SW during the afternoon.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||17||40%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 13||69||SW 17||40|
||7||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||67||SSW 25||44|
||5||12||40%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 16||76||SW 19||58|
A band of thunderstorms swept across NSW and QLD late last night and into this morning, bringing a thundery alarm.
Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.
It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.