Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||23||90%||40-80mm||Nil||NE 25||89||NE 24||78|
||15||23||90%||40-80mm||Nil||S 29||89||ENE 33||77|
||17||23||90%||40-80mm||Nil||NE 30||88||NE 27||81|
||13||22||90%||20-40mm||Nil||SE 17||92||E 19||75|
||15||21||90%||40-80mm||Nil||ESE 11||90||SE 17||76|
||14||22||90%||20-40mm||Nil||ENE 20||100||ENE 24||80|
||15||23||90%||> 80mm||Nil||NE 20||84||NNE 18||74|
||16||23||90%||40-80mm||Nil||NE 25||85||NE 26||78|
08:23 EST A Newcastle energy scientist says if extreme weather events become more frequent, homes and communities may need to investigate back-up power supplies.