Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm inland, most likely in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Pilbara Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 19||70||WNW 26||60|
||22||37||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 15||45||WNW 26||32|
||27||38||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 15||57||NNW 22||50|
||28||41||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 13||34||NE 11||27|
||25||39||40%||1-5mm||Nil||S 9||40||NW 24||42|
||24||38||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||30||NE 14||22|
||26||38||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 16||46||WNW 34||48|
||24||38||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 9||39||NNE 14||24|
||27||38||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 11||43||N 27||50|
||27||41||40%||< 1mm||Nil||S 12||41||NNW 24||34|
||27||40||50%||1-5mm||Nil||E 20||31||ENE 16||21|
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.