Wednesday Cloudy. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coastal fringe in the south in the evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||18||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 10||67||S 17||57|
||3||14||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 20||76||S 21||51|
||7||17||80%||< 1mm||Nil||W 17||67||SSE 17||51|
||12||18||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 12||57||S 15||59|
Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.
The latest El Nino cycle is over, which could lead to a wet winter, according to the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM).
The Yarriambiack Council says it is close to completing the final designs for permanent flood levees in the north-western Victorian shire.