East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost about higher ground in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Heavy falls possible in the north. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 40 to 60 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
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Wet weather "on par" with a system that caused widespread flooding across Adelaide earlier this month has been forecast to hit the Mount Lofty Ranges on Wednesday and Thursday.
New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has toured the flood-hit town of Forbes, in the state's central west, where he has thanked State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers for their efforts.
Agriculture authorities are monitoring the fallout from Canberra's recent above-average rainfall, but say the capital region has seen the worst of the downpours.