Southern Coastal Weather
Southern Coastal Forecast
Tuesday Clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning S 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day, then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E in the evening.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Saturday Very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Southern Coastal Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||23||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 14||71||S 23||73|
||18||27||70%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 17||57||S 23||69|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.