North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Thursday Sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower this evening. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning then tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Cloud clearing. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||64||S 21||35|
||10||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 29||78||S 29||51|
||13||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 25||60||S 27||35|
Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.