Sunday Medium (50%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this afternoon. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 22.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Southern Highlands in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||17||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 16||72||S 17||45|
|Frost then sunny
||1||11||5%||< 1mm||High||WSW 19||73||SW 20||54|
||5||16||10%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 18||67||SSW 16||46|
||8||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 17||58||S 18||46|
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.