Thursday Clear. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Sunny morning. Patchy fog near the coast in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||33||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||66||ESE 20||32|
||20||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 4||73||ESE 15||61|
||18||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 6||69||ESE 18||37|
||18||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 17||57||SSE 23||26|
||20||27||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 14||67||E 26||46|
||20||27||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 14||76||E 24||74|
||22||25||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 10||83||E 20||79|
||18||37||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 5||59||SSE 17||20|
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