Wednesday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers north of Hawker, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NE/SE in the evening.
Thursday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely from the late morning. Local heavy falls with thunderstorms. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE in the morning then tending N/NW in the middle of the day.
Friday Humid. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h before dawn.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||51||-||-|
||18||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||57||SSE 20||32|
||13||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 14||61||SE 10||32|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.