Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 17. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the early morning. Near zero chance of showers elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning, and NW 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
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Financial assistance is being offered to farmers impacted by a severe hail storm in October in northern New South Wales.
A severe weather warning is in place for damaging winds up to 90 kilometres per hour in Canberra today.
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