Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Rainfall possibly heavy at times near the coast. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||26||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 9||86||SE 19||66|
||20||26||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 7||88||SE 15||82|
||19||26||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 8||89||SE 16||68|
||16||26||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 22||86||SE 24||58|
||20||23||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 11||85||SE 22||73|
||20||25||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 11||93||ESE 21||93|
||21||24||90%||10-20mm||Nil||ESE 12||93||SE 21||92|
||17||30||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 8||83||SSE 19||55|
If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.
Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.