Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southeast. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning.
Saturday Sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 25||16||NNW 24||9|
||8||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 27||22||NNW 27||14|
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.