Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, mainly about the Upper Hunter. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE and light tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Monday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||23||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 10||86||E 17||78|
||16||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 5||83||ENE 18||79|
||16||23||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 9||84||E 17||73|
||13||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 16||87||E 20||75|
||18||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 19||82||ENE 28||73|
||17||22||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 20||81||ENE 32||78|
||18||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 11||80||ENE 28||82|
||14||25||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 2||85||ESE 14||61|
Australia's 2016/17 Tropical Cyclone season officially begins on Tuesday next week.
Researchers at a Cyclone Testing Station in north Queensland have been busy creating smashed avocado, and it is not the type that goes on toast.
Parts of western and southern New South Wales are still underwater, despite rain easing across most of the state in recent weeks.