North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. High (70%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SW in the early afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Light winds.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||10||80%||5-10mm||Slight||WNW 11||91||NNW 10||71|
||4||11||90%||5-10mm||Slight||NW 20||97||N 16||73|
||3||15||70%||5-10mm||Moderate||W 6||91||NW 10||60|
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.
As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.