North East Weather
North East Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm until early this evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Min 9 Max 15.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Possible hail in the early morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h. Min 4 Max 15.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Min 4 Max 17.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during the day. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day. Min 9 Max 18.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||6||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 18||97||SW 17||91|
|Fog then sunny
||7||13||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 4||91||WSW 4||75|
||3||5||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 20||100||SW 14||100|
||2||5||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 17||99||SW 17||92|
||7||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 11||100||WSW 15||65|
||8||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 10||90||WSW 17||58|
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.