Wednesday Clear. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 22||32||NW 14||31|
||7||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 29||47||ENE 16||20|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 26||58||ENE 19||28|
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.