North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of hail and thunder in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning and early afternoon then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres, rising to 1200 metres later. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending N during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||10||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 8||87||W 10||63|
||2||10||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 17||91||WSW 18||71|
|Frost then sunny
|Frost then sunny
||1||13||10%||< 1mm||High||WSW 8||89||W 9||54|
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.