NE Pastoral Weather
NE Pastoral Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Leigh Creek, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Leigh Creek. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Leigh Creek, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Leigh Creek. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. A thunderstorm likely in the northeast, the chance of a thunderstorm elsewhere. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h.
NE Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||40||-||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 25||26||N 23||16|
||22||42||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 22||26||NNW 22||15|
||24||39||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 27||35||NE 17||21|
||25||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 22||29||NNW 19||16|
||19||39||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 20||31||NW 24||15|
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.