Sunday Mostly sunny day. Patchy fog in the north early this morning. High (70%) chance of rain this evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s. High.
Monday Medium (40%) chance of rain in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||22||80%||1-5mm||Slight||N 12||65||N 25||46|
Parts of far northwestern New South Wales have been scorching in temperatures in the mid forties, as much as 10 degrees above average.
Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.
A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.