Northern Country Weather
Northern Country Forecast
Wednesday Mostly clear. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon, with possible hail. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Areas of fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Northern Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||12||60%||< 1mm||High||SW 12||83||SW 18||53|
||2||13||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 9||90||SW 12||61|
||3||13||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 12||86||SW 20||62|
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.