Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Showers, heavy at times in the lower Hunter. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 9||79||SE 22||58|
||19||27||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 5||82||ESE 17||74|
||18||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 7||82||SE 19||60|
||15||26||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 24||81||SE 26||51|
||20||24||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ESE 11||79||SE 26||65|
||20||24||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ESE 12||86||ESE 23||87|
||21||25||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ESE 10||86||ESE 22||83|
||16||30||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 10||78||SE 21||45|
If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.
Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.