Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Possible locally heavy falls in the south. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the evening. 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.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||25||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 16||58||NE 14||54|
||14||24||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 16||69||E 13||47|
||13||25||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 9||61||ENE 7||47|
||20||25||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 14||73||N 12||64|
||13||24||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 10||56||NW 10||43|
||14||25||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 12||68||ENE 14||48|
||16||26||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 12||58||ENE 9||47|
||13||24||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 13||70||E 14||44|
21:05 EST Authorities have sent emergency alerts to tens of thousands of people in NSW's Hunter region as forecasters warn wild weather will worsen after earlier claiming three lives.