Upper South East Weather
Upper South East Forecast
Wednesday Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h shifting SW before dawn.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Upper South East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||35||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||37||NNW 16||11|
||10||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||40||NW 17||18|
South-east Queensland residents woke to loud cracks of thunder early this morning, as a band of storms moved across the region, delivering almost 10,000 lightning strikes.
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.