Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and early afternoon, with possible heavy falls in the north in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW during the afternoon.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||17||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 23||69||W 25||59|
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.