Niger Weather Forecasts for Thursday
|City||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||UV index|
|Agadez||Increasing sunshine||22||41||10%||Very High|
|Bilma||Mostly cloudy||20||39||20%||Very High|
|Tillabery||Increasing sunshine||24||43||10%||Very High|
Government loans announced for cyclone-affected farmers as wet weather prevents assessment of crop damage
Wet weather has continued to plague parts of cyclone-affected north Queensland overnight, hampering farmers' efforts to survey damage to their properties.
Hundreds of thousands of school kids have been sent home as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears south-east Queensland, bringing flash flooding with more than a month's worth of rain in a single day.
Dark skies have closed in on Brisbane and the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie are being felt along the south-east coast.