Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest in the evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the far southwest, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds. Possible hail in the far southwest in the morning. Winds N/NW 25 to 30 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 14||66||ENE 14||36|
||4||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 23||63||ESE 14||33|
||5||18||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 24||66||E 13||30|
|Frost then sunny
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.