Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost near the coast in the early morning. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Gusty winds in the W in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning W/NW 35 to 50 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Eucla Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||63||NE 9||38|
|Fog then sunny
||3||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 20||69||NNE 20||28|
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.