Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and early afternoon, with possible heavy falls in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 35 to 50 km/h in the morning, then W/NW in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW during the morning, then NW/SW during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon then tending W 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 13||66||NW 20||59|
||7||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||64||NW 26||53|
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.