Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during the day. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, possibly heavy at times about the coast. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 11||79||S 21||55|
||20||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSW 12||82||SSE 21||74|
||18||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 11||82||SSW 18||60|
||16||26||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 22||83||S 25||55|
||20||25||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WSW 17||77||S 29||66|
||20||25||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 19||86||S 28||88|
||21||25||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSW 20||91||S 28||89|
||17||31||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 8||75||S 20||48|
Some $140 million will be spent on flood mitigation in Adelaide's inner-south and south-west over the next 20 years after an agreement between the State Government and five local councils.
Perth is enjoying a warm and dry end to what has otherwise wet and relatively cool summer.
Parts of Australia's eastern seaboard could receive more than a month's worth of rain in the next week, raising the risk of flooding during the opening days of autumn.