Thursday Showers and storms, heavy in north & about ranges. Humid. Dry in the far west and on north coast.
Friday Showers/storms north & ranges, heaviest northeast. Dry across far west and south with cooler change.
Saturday Showers/storms in north, heavy early in northeast. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.
Sunday Warm. Showers and storms, heavy in the north. Mostly sunny in southeast and far southwest.
Monday Isolated showers/storms, mainly slopes/ranges. Warm. Mostly sunny far northwest & far southeast.
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|rain to 9am||interval|
|ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS||0.2||24|
|BOURKE AIRPORT AWS||3.8||24|
|CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS||3.2||24|
|ORANGE AIRPORT AWS||0.4||24|
|TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS||2.6||24|
16:31 EDT Locals on the Cocos Islands were expected to spend most of Christmas Day bunkered down in their houses, as Tropical Cyclone Kate bears down on the tiny community more than 2,000 kilometres off the West Australian coast.