Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Rain, heavy at times in the north during the morning and afternoon. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h, grading to 50 to 65 km/h near the coast. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 17. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with gusty winds. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then turning SW in the late morning.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||22||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 16||79||SSW 17||79|
||10||17||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 19||92||SW 18||79|
||14||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 17||84||SSW 16||77|
||16||21||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 23||81||SSW 24||79|
11:37 EST Tens of thousands of people are without power and SES crews have answered more than 3,000 emergency calls as heavy rain and "cyclonic" winds topping 130kph continue to lash Sydney, the Hunter and the NSW Central Coast.