North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the east, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Possible hail. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 13.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Possible hail in the east in the early morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during the day. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W during the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers during the day. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the day.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||14||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 14||83||NNW 17||72|
||8||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 28||89||NNW 28||75|
||6||18||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 15||86||NNW 20||63|
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.