Newcastle weather: Rain expected to settle in as humid air blankets much of NSW

Simon McCarthy
By Simon McCarthy
Updated November 25 2021 - 9:03am, first published 8:00am
Picture: Peter Lorimer

Around 25 millimetres of rain fell over Lookout Road Reservoir in around 30 minutes Thursday afternoon, as heavy showers settled over the city.


Simon McCarthy

Simon McCarthy

Digital Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Simon McCarthy is a digital journalist working at the Newcastle Herald in NSW. He writes and produces video and multimedia for the Herald and Herald Weekender magazine, and co-produces the Toohey's News podcast. McCarthy has worked as a journalist in regional NSW since 2013. He joined the newsroom of the Newcastle Herald in 2017 from the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth where he worked from 2015 to 2016.

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