Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light again in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1300 metres in the north. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||18||80%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 20||69||WNW 27||45|
||8||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 13||67||WNW 22||54|
||8||18||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 21||62||WNW 28||43|
||7||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 28||73||WNW 31||65|
||11||18||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 30||61||WNW 35||45|
||11||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 32||66||WNW 38||56|
||12||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 20||66||WNW 31||62|
||6||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 16||68||WNW 26||50|
This morning left many people wishing they could stay in bed as Jack Frost knocked on the door.
The haymaking season has well and truly kicked off in Western Queensland.
A Goldfields land sailor says he has broken the world land sailing record for the mini land yacht category, reaching a new speed of 110 kilometres an hour.