Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning fog about higher ground. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||22||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 16||66||SW 21||55|
||7||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 24||73||WSW 24||45|
||11||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 21||63||SSW 22||48|
||13||20||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 21||59||SW 22||59|
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...