Upper South East Weather
Upper South East Forecast
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day and reaching 25 to 35 km/h near the coast. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Friday Sunny. Light winds.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending S during the evening.
Upper South East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 7||61||W 10||20|
||10||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 7||66||W 7||24|
Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River
A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.