Tuesday Clear. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW in the late afternoon then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. High.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning, tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 23||59||W 29||47|
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.
As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.