Northern Country Weather
Northern Country Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the south early this morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Northern Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 4||81||NE 14||51|
||5||21||30%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 4||90||NE 8||58|
||5||20||20%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 8||84||NE 16||56|
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.
Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.
The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.