North East Weather
North East Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 30. Very High.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||20||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 18||60||NNW 16||51|
||14||29||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 5||54||NNW 4||31|
||11||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 21||58||NNW 14||53|
||10||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 19||62||NNW 16||55|
||16||35||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 10||41||N 12||12|
The West Wimmera Shire says state and federal governments need to consult more widely with local government on drought measures.
Ergon Energy crews are working to restore power to hundreds of customers in north-west Queensland after another night of wild electrical storms.
Just months ago, central Queensland was dealing with the devastating consequences of Tropical Cyclone Marcia, but that has not stopped the region from digging deep to help other parts of the state battling drought.