‘How hot is it?’ Words you’re likely to hear this weekend
ARE you stripping off the jumpers, commenting on how hot it is to anyone who will listen? Well, it's going to be even hotter on Saturday.
The Bureau of Meteorology predicts temperatures reaching the high 20s in parts of the Northern Rivers, and perhaps even a thunderstorm.
Temperatures in Casino and Kyogle are expected to reach 29C on Saturday before dropping back to the low 20s on Sunday.
The forecast for the Northern Rivers on Saturday says there will be a chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening, and the chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds north to north-westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to north-easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday was expected to be cloudy, with a 70 per cent chance of showers.
There was also a chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Light winds becoming south to south-easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.