Monday Mostly clear. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h during the day, tending W 35 to 45 km/h during the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Northeast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||72||SW 15||58|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.