North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds W 20 to 25 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of light rain in the early morning. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 15||74||SSW 23||35|
||13||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 33||89||S 31||52|
||17||26||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 25||67||SSW 28||35|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.