West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, with possible heavy falls north of Strahan in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then shifting W/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 43||86||NW 54||75|
||4||12||90%||5-10mm||Slight||NNW 26||100||NW 24||91|
||8||20||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 27||93||NW 35||62|
||11||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 22||82||NNW 28||68|
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.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.