Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Sunny; very hot inland from the coast. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE during the morning then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Eucla Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||36||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 21||47||SSW 28||41|
Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River
A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.