North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the late morning and afternoon falling as snow above 1000 metres. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the east in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the evening. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||12||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 12||78||NNW 13||67|
||5||12||40%||< 1mm||Slight||N 25||85||N 24||72|
||4||15||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 12||82||N 13||55|
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.